Added by on 2013-09-11

MDC_Logo enThe Media Development Centre, under the auspices of the USAID Project for Media Legal Reform and Responsible Media, organizes a debate on the subject “The Media in Electoral Legislation”, on Thursday, 12 September 2013, at the Holiday Inn hotel’s Millennium Hall, starting at 10:00 hours.

The debate will focus on the need for changes in media and electoral legislation, in the segments regulating the media coverage of election campaigns and media presentation of candidates and parties running in the elections, in view of the coming changes of the electoral legislation in the Republic of Macedonia, in accordance with the recommendations presented by OSCE/ODIHR.

The Media Development Centre prepared a Policy Paper with proposed interventions in the existing legislation pertaining to media coverage of elections, and the discussions in the debate will be gathered and presented, as conclusions attached to the Policy Paper, to all actors and stakeholders involved in the process of drafting of changes and amendments to the electoral legislation.

The Media Development Centre invites all interested persons to take part in the debate.

For additional questions, please contact us by e-mail at the address, or by phone at 02/3136 340.