Ricardo Gutiérrez

Ricardo Gutiérrez

General Secretary of the European Federation of Journalists

Speaker

Ricardo Gutiérrez is General Secretary of the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ), the largest journalists’ organisation in Europe, representing over 320,000 journalists in 45 countries.

Former journalist for the Belgian daily newspaper “Le Soir”, he is senior lecturer at Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB). He is a member of the Belgian Press Council (CDJ) and of the Executive Committee of the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC). He has conducted training for journalists on hate speech, ethical journalism and reporting on ethnicity and religion.

Conference Contribution

Europe Facing the Decline of Press Freedom: State of play, solutions and good practices