You are welcomed to attend the scientific evening "Responsibility, irresponsibility and the media" (1)
The scientific evening “Responsibility, irresponsibility and the media” which is dedicated to the Day of the Freedom of the World Press will be held in the library of Turiba University on 31st May at 17:00. In this evening will speak prof. Dr. Klaus-Dieter Altmeppen and Isabel Bracker with a presentation “ The theoretical base and empirical studies about corporate social responsibility of media and responsibility of media in Germany."
In the second part of the evening prof. Dr. Ainars Dimants of Turiba University will held the lecture “The specifics of the corporate social responsibility of media in Latvia”.
“In the context of oligarchs of Latvian media and small market of Latvian language’s media the crucial role from the corporate social responsibility of media and responsibility of media point of view is strengthening the professionalism. Especially needed is the editorial independence and transparency guarantees of the media company ownership. From the editorial independence, the quality of journalism, as well as an independent and stable funding point of view in socially responsible media system a strong public media is important so together with ombudsman could be as a model and an anchor for a common culture of journalism, “ says A.Dimants, promising to look closer at this topic in the guest lecture.
Participation in scientific evening is free of charge. Language – English.