Commissioner for Human Rights

Prof. Lipowicz took part in the conference on the safety of journalists



Professor Irena Lipowicz took part in an international conference entitled  "Safety of journalists - current challenges", organized by The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Poland, the Embassy of Austria, the Embassy of Switzerland and PISM. The Ombudsman spoke about the protection of human rights in Europe and its neighboring countries, with particular emphasis on the current situation of journalists.


The conference was held with reference to the UN-adopted resolution condemning all attacks on journalists and calling on states to take decisive steps to combat impunity for attackers.