Wednesday 14th April, 14:00 – 14:50 CEST (50 minutes)
Funders of the IJ4EU programme discuss the opportunities and challenges of supporting cross-border journalism, including the use of both public and philanthropic money.
CHAIR: Lutz Kinkel (Managing Director of the European Centre for Press and Media Freedom)
Sabine Verheyen MEP (Chairwoman of the Committee on Culture and Education at the European Parliament)
Anna Herold (Head of Audiovisual and Media Services Policy Unit at the European Commission)
Knut Olav Åmås (Executive Director of Fritt Ord)
Ondrej Jurik (Programme Officer on the Programme on Independent Journalism at Open Society Foundations)
Kitty von Bertele (Principal at Luminate)