The World Press Freedom Conference 2020 was a unique experience to network with press freedom defenders from all around the world! During 2 days, viewers participated in interactive debates and watched interviews, previews and WPFC TV’s recaps about the most pressing issues facing the media in these unprecedented times. They could also enjoy exhibitions curated by World Press Photo, and Cartooning for #PressFreedom. The conference also offered a great selection of films and documentaries on press freedom. These interactive features are still available on the conference platform until 1 January 2021.
More than 3,500 participants from 133 countries (66% women) registered to actively digitally attend the virtual conference, broadcast live from the World Forum in the Hague, while thousands more followed livestreaming on social media.
On our YouTube channel, you can watch back all sessions. Check out the playlists for your convenience:
Special productions & wrap up videos
And enjoy the many photographs taken during WPFC 2020, on Flickr:
Photos Day 1 - 9 December
Photos Day 2 -10 December