Annenberg-Oxford Media Policy Summer Institute

For twenty years, the Institute has brought together top early career communications scholars, media lawyers and regulators, human rights activists, and policymakers from countries around the world to discuss the effects of technology, media, and policy from a global and multidisciplinary perspective. The Summer Institute provides participants with an intensive two week curriculum that combines expert instruction from media policymakers and scholars with hands-on activities such as stakeholder mapping, policy analysis, group case studies, and participant presentations.

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Internet Shutdowns in Africa Workshop

The Internet Shutdowns in Africa conference is a two-day programme aimed at sparking in-depth and productive conversations about the rise of internet shutdowns on the continent. It is organized by the ERC-funded ConflictNet programme at the University of Oxford’s Programme in Comparative Media Law and Policy, the Bonavero Institute for Human Rights, and the Department of Journalism, Film and Television at the University of Johannesburg’s School of Communication.

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Asia Pacific 2017-18

The fifth Asia-Pacific Regional Rounds, hosted in partnership with Renmin University, took place from 29 November to 01 December, 2017 in Beijing.

North East Europe 2017-18

The second annual North East Europe Regional Rounds, hosted in partnership with National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Centre for democracy and rule of law and Kyiv-Mohyla Moot Court Society, took place from the 15 to the 17 December, 2017 in Kyiv.

North East Europe 2017-18

The second annual North East Europe Regional Rounds, hosted in partnership with National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Centre for democracy and rule of law and Kyiv-Mohyla Moot Court Society, took place from the 15 to the 17 December, 2017 in Kyiv.

South East Europe 2017-18

The sixth annual South East Europe Regional Rounds, hosted in partnership with the University of Zagreb, will take place from 21 to 23 December, 2017 in Zagreb.

Americas 2017-18

The sixth annual Americas Regional Rounds, hosted in partnership with the Center for Global Communication Studies at the Annenberg School (University of Pennsylvania), will take place from 1 to 4 of February, 2018 at Cardozo School of Law in New York.

Middle East 2017-18

The sixth annual Middle East Regional Rounds, hosted in partnership with Notre Dame University – Faculty of Law and Political Science (FLPS), Zouk Mosbeh-Lebanon will take place from 30 January to the 2 February, 2018 in the Main Campus of Notre Dame University (NDU), Zouk Mosbeh-Lebanon (15 km away from Beirut).

Africa Regional Rounds in South Africa 2017-18

For the first time, a Africa Regional Rounds in South Africa, hosted in partnership with University of Johannesburg, South Africa will take place from 8-10 February, 2018 in Johannesburg.

South Asia 2017-18

The eighth annual South Asia Regional Rounds, hosted in partnership with the Centre for Communication Governance at National Law University, Delhi, will take place from 22 to 25 February, 2018 in Delhi.