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6 December 2017, Valentina Razhanets, Deputy Chairperson of the Standing Commission on Human Rights, National Relations and Mass Media of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus is taking part in the conference of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe “The role of national parliaments in improving independence and pluralism of the media” in Budapest (Hungary).
This event is organized by the Council of Europe and the European Union’s Partnership for Good Governance program. The conference will focus on legislative regulation of media activities, standards for ensuring transparency and pluralism of the media, emerging problems in the implementation of professional activities and ways of solving them in the countries of the Eastern Partnership. Valentina Razhanets will take part in discussions on three thematic sessions: “Legal standards for transparency and pluralism”, “Regulating independence and pluralism of audio-visual media: implementation challenges”, “Institutional and editorial independence of public broadcasting services: topical challenges”.