A group on the protection of journalists and freedom of speech is working in the Odessa region

05 December 2018, 16:30
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The working group is considering the protection of professional journalism and freedom of speech. It consists of representatives of the media, law enforcement agencies and the Odessa Regional State Administration.

"Our task is to establish a systemic communication between all the participants. Together we analyze issues related to freedom of speech and the protection of journalists' rights. And we formulate proposals for their solution. All of them will be sent to profile departments, which is also very important, "said deputy chairman of the Odessa Regional State Administration Vitaliy Svichinsky, who headed the meeting of the group.

It should be noted that the working group on protection of professional activity of journalists and freedom of speech is an advisory body under the chairman of the Odessa regional state administration. Among the tasks of the group, in particular, is interaction with the Council on the protection of professional journalism and freedom of speech, formed in accordance with the Presidential Decree of February 23, 2016.