Liberal Europe Podcast (In Lockdown) – Episode 34 – Scott Griffen

In this episode of the Liberal Europe Podcast – in Lockdown, Ricardo Silvestre (Movimento Liberal Social) talks with Scott Griffen, Deputy Director at the International Press Institute (IPI), a global press freedom foundation that was founded in 1950. They discuss some of the problems that the Covid-19 pandemic presents for journalists and journalism, and what are the solutions to promote and defend free and independent journalism during, and after, the crisis.

This podcast is produced by the European Liberal Forum in collaboration with the Movimento Liberal Social with the financial support of the European Parliament. Neither the European Parliament nor the European Liberal Forum are responsible for the content or for any use that be made of it.

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You can know more about the work done by the International Press Institute here.

You can find the Covid-19 toolbox, with a press freedom tracker that was mentioned on the podcast, here.

You can find an article about World Press Freedom Day, with a summary of the trends we see so far, here.

You can follow IPI here.