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18:30 - 20:30 6 March 2014

China and Freedom of Speech: new systems for accountability of the press


Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre | Wilkins Building (link Map)
Gower St | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Pre-booking essential

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.


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