1st Conference and General Assembly
hosted by the Cyprus Community Media Centre
The 1st Community Media Forum Europe (CMFE) will take place in the United Nations Buffer Zone in Nicosia, Cyprus, on 17/19 November 2011, bringing together over 90 delegates from Europe, Africa, Asia and North America.
The plenary sessions will focus on the following themes:
- The state of Community Media in Europe
- Community media, intercultural dialogue and participation
- Community Media and the Arab Spring
- Towards an enabling environment for Community Media in Cyprus
- Opportunities and challenges for Community Media in Europe: the way ahead
The parallel sessions will
- Showcase best practices of CMFE members, both in traditional presentation formats and practice-based workshops;
- Discuss European Community Media research, policies and practices.
In this occasion CMFE will be convening its 2011 ordinary General Assembly on 17 November 2011 at 10.00am at the Home for Cooperation Conference Room, Home for Cooperation, located at the Ledra Palace Grounds in the UN Buffer Zone of Nicosia, Cyprus.
> UPDATE 16.11.2011: Abstracts book (pdf, 920 kb)
> UPDATE 16.11.2011: Conference Programme (pdf, 320 kb)
Live from the conference
For those not able to attend the conference, we are glad to inform that the plenary sessions will be streamed live.
> Live streaming of plenary sessions
> Conference blog
> Live conference updates
It will be also possible to comment on Facebook and Twitter, where live updates will be posted.
Please note that registration for this event is now closed and that the event is fully booked.
> Location of the conference venue (Google Maps)
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Live from the conference
For those not able to attend the conference, we are glad to inform that the plenary sessions will be streamed live. The links will be available on this page during conference time. A selection of recorded videoclips will be also made available shortly after the event.
The conference will be blogged during the event, with the blog link to be made available shortly on this website.
You wiil be also to comment on Facebook and Twitter, where live updates will be also posted.
This event is co-organised by the Community Media Forum Europe (CMFE) and the Cyprus Community Media Centre (CCMC) and hosted by the Cyprus Community Media Centre (CCMC).
The event is supported by: European Union under the 'Europe for Citizens Programme 2011', European Commission Representation in Cyprus, United Nations Development Programme, Action for Cooperation and Trust in Cyprus (UNDP-ACT), Goethe Institute in Nicosia, Cyprus, World Association of Community Radio broadcasters (AMARC), and International Media Support (IMS).
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