Defending Press Freedom: Protecting Journalists around the World

2022 Walter Roberts Annual Lecture

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2022 Walter Roberts Annual Lecture

Join the GW School of Media and Public Affairs' Institute for Public Diplomacy and Global Communication for the 2022 Walter Roberts Annual Lecture. This year's event will feature Jodie Ginsberg, president of the Committee to Protect Journalists. A former journalist, Ginsberg joined the organization in April 2022 and has held various positions in other international organizations working on press freedom and media development issues.

  • 5:30 p.m. Registration and reception 
  • 6:30 p.m. Lecture

Agenda

  • Welcome remarks by William Youmans, Director, Institute for Public Diplomacy and Global Communication.
  • Introductory remarks by Dean Alyssa Ayres, Dean, Elliott School of International Affairs.
  • Moderated by Silvio Waisbord, Director, School of Media and Public Affairs