Freedom of expression and media working group led by Peace and Freedom Organization gathered with a group of activists and journalists within the context of the Kurdistan Social Forum on 18/7/2019 in PFO’s office/Erbil. The meeting’s goal was to discuss how to work on protecting and ensuring activists and journalists safety from fake news and disinformation.

The meeting also intended to discuss countering all the means used to monitor journalist and activist life outside the boundaries of law In the meeting it was emphasized that the private lives of activists and journalists should be protected and furthermore not allow activists to be oppressed, in this regard a draft of plan to action was written.