Media - Freedom of expression and information

 Committee of experts on protection of journalism and safety of journalists (MSI-JO)

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Pan-European Forum on Human Rights in the Information Society:
Responsible Behaviour By Key Actors

Strasbourg, 12-13 September 2005

List of Participants

Dr Parry AFTAB, WiredSafety, 185 Hillcrest Avenue, WYCKOFF NJ 07481, United States of America

Mr Georgi APOSTOLOV, Content Division Manager, Media Expert, Applied Research and Communications Fund, 3, Alexander Zhendov Str., 1113 SOFIA, Bulgaria

Mr Phil ARCHER, Internet Content Rating Association, 22 Old Steine, BRIGHTON BN1 1EL, United Kingdom.

Ms Lynda BERGSMA, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of Arizona, Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, Interim Director Rural Health Office, 2501 East Elm Street, TUCSON, AZ 85716, United States of America

Mr Roland BLESS, Senior adviser, OSCE, Freedom of the Media, Kärntnerring 5-7, 1010 VIENNA, Austria

Mr Øyvind BOE, Adviser, Ministry of Culture and Church Affairs, Department of Media Policy and Copyright, P.O. Box 8030 Dep, 0030 OSLO, Norway

Mr Rob BORTHWICK, Public Policy Executive, Vodafone, Bell House, The Connection, NEWBURY, Berkshire, United Kingdom

Mr Vladimir BOZOVIĆ, Assistant Minister of Internal Affairs, Inspector General, Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Serbia, 104, AVNOJ Boulevard, 11070 NEW BELGRADE, Serbia and Montenegro

Mr Pedro Jorge BRAUMANN, Documentation Center Director, RTP - Rádio e Televisão de Portugal, Av. Marechal Gomes da Costa, 37, 1849-030 LISBOA, Portugal

Ms Suzette BRONKHORST, Secretary General, International Network Against Cyber Hate (INACH), Camperstraat 5 hs, 1091 AD AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands

Mr Ian BROWN, Internet Hotline Coordination, INHOPE Association, PO BOX 3010, GORING BN12 4WF, United Kingdom

Ms Joanne BRYCE, Cyberspace Research Unit, Department for Forensic and Investigative Science, Maudland Building, University of Central Lancashire, PRESTON PR1 2HE, United Kingdom

Mr Alexander CAMPBELL, Office of Communications (OFCOM), Riverside House, 2a Southwark Bridge Road, LONDON SE1 9HA, United Kingdom

Mr Patrice CHAZERAND, Secretary General of the Interactive Software Federation of Europe (ISFE), 15 rue Guimard, 1040 BRUSSELS, Belgium

Ms Antonina CHEREVKO, Lawyer/Editor, IREX U-Media Legal Defence and Education Program, 27A, Khreshehatyk st. office 28, 01001 KYIV, Ukraine

Mr Garegin CHUGASZYAN, Executive Director, IT Foundation, 2 Arshakuniats Ave., II Floor, 375023 YEREVAN, Armenia

Mr Peter CORONEOS, Chief Executive, Internet Industry Association (IIA), PO Box 3986, MANUKA ACT 2603, Australia

Mr A. Vahap DARENDELİ, Vice President, Radio and Television Supreme Council, Bilkent Plaza B 2 Blok Bilkent, ANKARA, Turkey

M. Troy DAVIS, Ingénieur-conseil en démocratie, Président, Association de soutien à l'Ecole de la Démocratie (ASED), 31 Boulevard de la Marne, 67000 STRASBOURG, France

M. Pierre-François DOCQUIR, Assistant (Chercheur), Centre de Philosophie du Droit, Université Libre de Bruxelles, 50, Av. F. Roosevelt - CP 132, 1050 BRUXELLES, Belgique

Mr Ronald EISSENS, IT and Research expert, International Network Against Cyber Hate (INACH), Camperstraat 5 hs, 1091 AD AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands

Mr Vladislav ERMAKOV, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 32/34 Smolenskaya-Sennaya sq, MOSCOW, Russian Federation

Mme Divina FRAU-MEIGS, Professeur, Université Paris 3-Sorbonne Sociologue des Médias, vice-présidente, AIERI/IAMCR (Ass.Int.des Etudes et Recherches en Info-com), PARIS, France

Ms Elisabet FURA-SANDSTROM, Judge (Sweden), European Court of Human Rights, 67075 STRASBOURG CEDEX, France

M. Yasushi FUKE, Consulat Général du Japon, “Tour Europe”, 20 Place des Halles, 67000 STRASBOURG, France

Mme Maria GIANNAKAKI, Attachée de Presse, Représentation Permanente de la Grèce auprès du Conseil de l'Europe, Bureau de Presse, STRASBOURG, France

Ms Elissaveta GOUROVA, Researcher, Sofia University, 125, Tzarigradsko shosse Blvd, Bl 2 Fl.3, 1113 SOFIA, Bulgaria

Mr Robert GUERRA, Managing Director, Privaterra, 131 Beecroft Road, Suite 2109, TORONTO, Ontario M2N 6G9, Canada

Mr Osman GUNDUZ, President, Azerbaijan Internet Forum, Director, Information Systems and Technologies Center, 5, Efendiev Str., 1001 BAKU, Azerbaijan

Ms Kathrin HAHNE, Principal Officer, Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media, Graurheindorfer Str. 198, 53117 BONN, Germany

Ms Kristina HAUTALA-KAJOS, Senior Adviser, Ministry of Education and Culture, PB 29, 00023 GOVERNMENT, Finland

Ms Eva HERMANSON, Head of Section, Ministry of Education, Research and Culture, 103 33 STOCKHOLM, Sweden

Mr Nigel HICKSON, EU ICT Policy and Regulation, Department of Trade and Industry, Room 202, 151 Buckingham Palace Road, LONDON, SW1W 9SS, United Kingdom

Mr Martin HUCKERBY, Journalist, Consultant, 272 Camberwell New Road, LONDON, SE5 0RP, United Kingdom

M. Henry INGBERG, Secrétaire général du Ministère de la Communauté française, 44, Boulevard Léopold II, 1080 BRUXELLES, Belgique

Ms Heleen JANSSEN, Legal Specialist / Adviser, Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations, PO BOX 20011, 2500 EA DEN HAAG, The Netherlands

Mr Rohan JAYASEKERA, Associate Editor, Index on Censorship, 6-8 Amwell Street, LONDON EC1R 1UQ, United Kingdom

Ms Rikke Frank JØRGENSEN, Special Adviser, Danish Institute for Human Rights, Strandgade 56, 1401 COPENHAGEN, Denmark

Mr Dinko KANCHEV, Bulgarian Lawyers for Human Rights Foundation, 49 Gurko St., entrance A, floor 3, SOFIA 1000, Bulgaria

Ms Evika KARAMGIOLI, Grants and Research Coordinator, access2democracy, 87, Pireos Ave., 10553 ATHENS, Greece

Mr Mark KELLY, Director, Human Rights Consultants; 29 Leeson Park, DUBLIN 6, Ireland

Mr Ronald KOVEN, European Representative, World Press Freedom Committee, 133, Avenue de Suffren, 75007 PARIS, France

Mme Alexandra KRICK, Juriste, Ministère de la Communauté française, 44 Boulevard Leopold II, 1080 BRUXELLES, Belgique

Ms Ljiljana KRZANOVIC , Main Information Manager, The Inspector General’s Office , Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Serbia, 104, AVNOJ Boulevard, 1070 NEW BELGRADE, Serbia and Montenegro

M. Rachid L'AOUFIR, Consultant, Centre d’études critiques appliquées, Berlin, Paris, Helsinki, Rabat, Söhtstraße 13, 12203 BERLIN, Allemagne

Mr Peter LAUGHTON, Entertainment Software Publisher, Electronic Arts (EA), 2000 Hillswood Drive, CHERTSEY, KT16 0EU, United Kingdom

Mr Stuart LAWLEY, Chairman, International Foundation for Online Responsibility; Chairman and President of ICM Registry, 130 Adelaide Street West, Suite 2500, TORONTO, Ontario M5H 2M2, Canada

M. Matthieu LERONDEAU, Chargé de mission, Le Forum des droits sur l'Internet, 6, rue Déodat de Séverac, 75017 PARIS, France

Mr Uldis LIELPETERS, Under Secretary of State, Ministry of Culture of Latvia, K. Valdemara Str. 11A, 1364 RIGA, Latvia

Ms Angelamaria LORETO, IPV Secretary General, CEU Director Documentation and Information, Ius Primi Viri, IPV International Association, CEU, Centre on Human Evolution Studies, Via A. Bertoloni 29, 00197 ROMA, Italy

Mr Pär LUNDGREN, Project Manager, Alliance for a Media Literate Europe, Jarnvaagsgatan 6, 65184 KARLSTAD, Sweden

Ms Monica MACOVEI, Minister, Ministry of Justice, 16, Boulevard Libertatii, BUCHAREST, Romania

M. Ioannis MANTZOURANIS, Directeur (Conseiller de Presse), Représentation Permanente de la Grèce auprès du Conseil de l'Europe, Bureau de Presse, STRASBOURG, France

Ms Meryem MARZOUKI, European Digital Rights (EDRI), LIP6/PolyTIC-CNRS lab, 8 rue du Capitaine Scott, 75015 PARIS, France

Mr Nikos MEGRELIS, General Secretary of the Journalists Union of the Athens Daily Newspaper (JUADN), Advisor to the Executive Committee of International Federation of Journalists (IFG), ATHENS, Greece

Ms Shereen MEHARG, Corporate Responsibility Manager MSN Int., Microsoft House, 10 Great Pulteney Street, LONDON, United Kingdom

Ms Andrea MILLWOOD-HARGRAVE, Parkside House, 32 Ashley Road, Walton on Thames, SURREY KT12 1HS, United Kingdom

Mme Maria de Lurdes MONTEIRO, Membre, Alta Autoridade para a Comunicaçao Social, Av. D. Carlo I, 130 - 6°, 1200 LISBOA, Portugal

Ms Ivana MORIĆ, Minister Plenipotentiary, Department for Regional Organizations, Trg N.Š. Zrinjskog 7-8, 10000 ZAGREB, Croatia

Ms Diana NEYKOVA, Director for Human Rights at the European Law Centre, 46 Vranya Street, 1233 SOFIA, Bulgaria

M. Gabriel NISSIM, Représentant au Conseil de l'Europe, Président du Regroupement "Droits de l'Homme" de la Conférence des OING, Association Catholique Mondiale pour la Communication (SIGNIS), 15 rue du Saphir, BE-1030 BRUXELLES, Belgique

Ms Rachel O'CONNELL, Director of Research, University of Central Lancashire, Chandler Building, PRESTON PR1 2HE, United Kingdom

Mr George PAPADATOS, Minister Plenipotentiary, Department of International Organisations and Conferences, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Academias 3, 4th Floor, ATHENS, Greece

Mr Ratko PAŽUR, President of the Management Board, CEO/CFO, Iskon Internet d.d., Savska 41/X, 10000 ZAGREB, Croatia

Mgr Enrique PLANAS, Head of Office, Pontifical Council for Social Communications, 00120 VATICAN CITY, Vatican

Mme Nathalie PIASKOWSKI, Conseillère juridique, Union Européenne de Radio-Television (UER), Ancienne Route 17a, Case Postale 45, 1218 GRAND-SACONNEX GE, Suisse

Ms Helena POPOVIC, Research Assistant, Institute for International Relations, Vukotinoviceva 2, 1000 ZAGREB, Croatia

Mme Rodica POSTU, Secrétaire II, Ministère des Affaires Etrangères et de l'Intégration Européenne, Direction du Conseil de l'Europe et des Droits de l'Homme, Moldova

Mr Emir POVLAKIC, Senior Expert for Broadcasting Communications Regulatory Agency, Mehmeda Spahe 1, 71000 SARAJEVO, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Mr Vladimir POZNER, Journalist, TV and Radio presenter, Chisty per. 6, apt.5, 119034 MOSCOW, Russian Federation

Mr Roberts PUTNIS, Transparency International Latvia / Delna, Kr. barona iela 7/9 – 13, lv 1050 RIGA, Latvia

Ms Janice RICHARDSON, Task Force eLuxembourg, Satellite eEducation, 67 rue Verte, 2667 LUXEMBOURG, Luxembourg

Mr Holger ROSENDAL, Head of Legal Department at Danish Newspaper Publishers' Association (Copenhagen), European Newspaper Publishers' Assocation (ENPA), rue des Pierres 29, Bte 8, 1000 BRUSSELS, Belgium

Mr Pertti SAARILUOMA, Lecturer, University of Jyväskylä; Editor in Chief of Human Technology: An Interdisciplianry Journal on Human Rights in ICT Environments, JYVÄSKYLA, Finland

Rabbin Mendel SAMAMA, Jeunesse Loubavitch, 30a rue du Faubourg de Pierre, 67000 STRASBOURG, France

Ms Maria Pia SAMBATARO, IUS Primi Viri (IPV) International, c/o CEU, Via A. Bertoloni 29, 00197 ROME, Italy

Mr David SANDUKHCHYAN, Head of Legal Department, Internews Armenia, 3 Arsakunyats Avenue, 3rd Floor, 375023 YEREVAN, Armenia

Mr Darius SAULIUNAS, Lawyer, K. Ladygos g. 1-121, 08235 VILNIUS, Lithuania

Mr Jan SOBCZAK, Attaché, Legal and Treaty Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Al.J.CH. Szucha 23, 00-580 WARSAW, Poland

Mr Mehmet Bora SÖNMEZ, Expert, Radio and Television Supreme Council, Bilkent Plaza B2 Blok, 06530 Bilkent, ANKARA, Turkey

Mr Cedomir SULJAGIC, Assistant-Minsiter, Ministry of Science and Environmental Protection, 22-26 Nemanjina St., BELGRADE, Serbia and Montenegro

Mr Pall THORHALLSON, Legal Adviser, Prime Minister's Office, 150 REYKJAVIK, Iceland

Mr Michael TRUPPE, Coordination information society, Department for media affairs, Federal Chancellery, Republic of Austria, Ballhausplatz 2, 1014 VIENNA, Austria

Ms Linda TRUSEVSKA, Head of EU Policy Division, Ministry of Culture, K. Valdemara iela 11A, 1364 RIGA, Latvia

Mr Pedro VERDELHO, Assistant Public Prosecutor, Criminal Investigation and Prosecution Department of Lisbon (DIAP), LISBOA, Portugal

Ms Bissera ZANKOVA, Media Expert Consultant, Ministry of Transport and Communications, 9 Dioucou Ignatii str.,1000 SOFIA, Bulgaria

Mr Yuri ZISSER, President, CEO and owner, Reliable Software, Inc (TUT.BY), Prospekt Nezavisimosti 11 Bldg 2, Suite 216, MINSK 220030, Belarus

Council of Europe Secretariat

Ms Maud DE BOER-BUQUICCHIO, Deputy Secretary General

Mr Pierre-Henri IMBERT, Director General of Human Rights

Mr Hanno HARTIG, Head of Minorities, Media and Equality Department, Directorate General of Human Rights - DG II

Mr Jan MALINOWSKI, Head of Media Division, Directorate General of Human Rights - DG II

Mr Lee HIBBARD, Administrative Officer, Directorate General of Human Rights - DG II

Ms Franziska KLOPFER, Media Division, Directorate General of Human Rights - DG II

Ms Corinne SCHUHLER, Media Division, Directorate General of Human Rights - DG II

Ms Monica AZULAY-GASPAR, Media Division, Directorate General of Human Rights - DG II

Ms Alice ELEUTERIO, Media Division, Directorate General of Human Rights - DG II

Mr Oscar ALARCÓN, Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of Europe, Secretary to the Culture and Education Committee

Mr Serge EPOUHE, Education and Higher Education Division, Directorate Education, Culture and Heritage, Youth and Sport - DG IV

Mrs Margaret KILLERBY, Crime Problems Division, Directorate General Legal Affairs - DG I

Ms Ólöf OLAFSDOTTIR, Education and Higher Education Division, Directorate Education, Culture and Heritage, Youth and Sport - DG IV

Ms Yulia PERERVA, Education and Higher Education Division, Directorate Education, Culture and Heritage, Youth and Sport - DG IV

Mr Michael REMMERT, Project Manager, "Good Governance in the Information Society", Directorate General of Political Affairs