China and Freedom of Speech: new systems for accountability of the press
Thursday, 6 March 2014 from 18:30 to 20:30 (GMT)
London , United Kingdom
China and Freedom of Speech: new systems for the accountability of the press
An evening with John Kampfner
UCL’s China Centre for Health and Humanity and Centre for Transnational History invite you to an evening with John Kampfner, ex editor of the New Statesman and a high-profile author, broadcaster and commentator. John will discuss China and Freedom of Speech and how to ensure an appropriate system for the accountability of the press. He has made a number of trips to Asia to look at these issues. John will be joined by a panel of experts including Professor Professor Zhengxiao Guo, UCL’s Pro-Provost for China, Dr Saladin Meckled-Garcia, Director of the UCL Institute for Human Rights, and Mr Stephen Perry, Chairman of the 48 Group Club.
This event has been sponsored by UCL’s Grand Challenges II and the UCL Institute for Human Rights.