Reporters Committee Visitors

The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press frequently hosts journalists and others interested in press issues from around the world at its offices in Northern Virginia. Below are some of our recent guests.


Nov. 5, 2012: Moroccan Government Officials

 

Reporters Committee attorneys met with Moroccan government officials who are working on press freedom issues in their country. The group discussed how the First Amendment works to protect journalists in American, and how government watchdog organizations can help individuals defend their free speech rights.

Attending were: Talaa Assoud Alatlassi, Membre du Conseil Supérieur, Haute Autorité de la Communication Audiovisuelle; Brahim Bastaoui, Pacha, Chef de la Division de Libertés Publiques; Abdelouahed El Atir, Staff Aide to the Delegate and Secretary General, Human Rights Inter-Ministerial Delegation; Abdelmounaim El Farouq, Chef de la Division des Droits de l'Homme et des Questions Humanitaires; Khadija El Gour, Membre du Conseil Supérieur, Haute Autorité de la Communication Audiovisuelle; and Abdelilah Tahani, Directeur de la Communication et des Relations Publiques, Ministère de la Communication.

From the Reporters Committee, Executive Director Bruce D. Brown; Legal Defense Director Gregg P. Leslie; and FOI Center Director Mark R. Caramanica.