Democratisation - A central task of media development cooperation

Symposium, Forum Medien und Entwicklung
Evangelische Akademie im Rheinland
Bonn, Mai 2005

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Concepts and Typologies

New Kids on the Block: Embedded Democracy, Defective Democracy and Failing States.
A Discussion of Concepts and Typologies

Prof. Siegmar Schmidt, University of Koblenz-Landau
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"Defective" Democracies

Mass Media for Democracy and Universal Development in Peru
Rosa Maria Alfaro, Asociación de Comunicadores Sociales Calandria, Peru
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Democratic Deficit: The Siege against Freedom of Expression.
The Venezuelan Case

Elvia Gómez, Editor daily El Universal, Caracas, Venezuela
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Media Freedom in the Republic of Moldova - The Sign of Changes
Ala Mindicanu, Head Department of Communications, Free International
University of Moldova, Chisinau, Moldova
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Workshop Report 1: Defective Democracies
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Authoritarian Regimes

The Independent Online-Service ZimOnline
Basilton Peta, Southern Africa correspendet, Independent News and Media Group, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Freedom of Expression in Belarus: A Need for International Cooperation
Ales Antsipienka, Director Belarusian Collegium, Minsk, Belarus
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Workshop Report 2: Authoritarian Regimes
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Post-conflict and Fragile States

Media Role in Promoting Democracy in West and Central African Countries
Honoré Ndoumbe Nkotto, Director Nouvelles Horizons and Pipeline-Journal, Cameroon
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Cambodian Media: The Development after 1993
Sopheap Phan, Acting Head of Dept. of Media and Communication, Royal University Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Promoting Democracy as the Central Task of the Media in Nepal
Yubaraj Ghimire, Editor Samay Stringer and Time Asia for Nepal
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Workshop Report 3: Post-conflict and Fragile States
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