SOAS University of London

Freedom of expression, from the fundamental human right to hate speech scapegoat.

Freedom of expression, from the fundamental human right to hate speech scapegoat.

Elizabeth Rivera, IFEX

Date: 2 December 2020Time: 3:00 PM

Finishes: 2 December 2020Time: 5:00 PM

Venue: Virtual Event

Type of Event: Virtual Webinar

Description tbc.

Elizabeth Rivera is senior communications, branding and media professional with a unique career path of almost two decades, spanning from fast-moving corporate marketing to NGO communications and global media. Most passionate about political communications, particularly the intersection of media, social movements and human rights. Currently, I hold the position of Communications Director at IFEX, the global network of more than 100 organizations promoting and defending freedom of expression and access to information. I am also a contributor for Global Voices and Mozilla Foundation's Internet Health Report. MA (distinction) in Global Media and Postnational Communications from SOAS, University of London.

This event will take place on Zoom. To attend, please follow this link. Passcode: F7aKSpVBiC.

Organiser: Dr. Dina Matar, Chair, Centre for Global Media and Communication

Contact email: dm27@soas.ac.uk