Closing conference to present the results of the Council of Europe Project "Gender equality and media freedom in Azerbaijan"Baku 19 June 2019
The Council of Europe organised a closing conference / round table on “Gender equality and media”...
Strasbourg 18 June 2019
Representatives from a number of internet and telecommunication companies, with which the...
The Hague 17 June 2019
A Council of Europe delegation will contribute to the debates of 2019 edition of the European...
Seminar “Human rights challenges in the digital age: Judicial perspectives” - 28 June 2019, Strasbourg, European Court of Human RightsStrasbourg 16 June 2019
The digital space is a powerful enabler for a more inclusive democratic discourse and...
Council of Europe promotes human rights with the International Communications Consultancy Organisation (ICCO)Rome 7 June 2019
The 2019 European Meeting of the International Communications Consultancy Organisation (ICCO)...
“Everyone has the right to freedom of expression. This right shall include freedom to hold opinions and to receive and impart information and ideas without interference by public authority and regardless of frontiers. This Article shall not prevent States from requiring the licensing of broadcasting, television or cinema enterprises.
The exercise of these freedoms, since it carries with it duties and responsibilities, may be subject to such formalities, conditions, restrictions or penalties as are prescribed by law and are necessary in a democratic society, in the interests of national security, territorial integrity or public safety, for the prevention of disorder or crime, for the protection of health or morals, for the protection of the reputation or rights of others, for preventing the disclosure of information received in confidence, or for maintaining the authority and impartiality of the judiciary.”
Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights