Media Monitoring Africa and its partners have pleasure in inviting you to a Seminar on the 22nd of September 2011 from 10:00am to 12:15pm at the Institute from the Advancement of Journalism, 9 Jubilee Road, Parktown,  Johannesburg about the implication of the latest Equality Court ruling on the case of Afri-Forum and Julius Sello Malema.

The purpose of the seminar is to

  • engage in robust debate on what the ruling meant
  • discuss different perspectives on the ruling, and to
  • discuss broadly the implications of the ruling to media freedom and freedom of expression

Proposed Programme

Time Activity
10:00- 10:30 Registration
10:30-11:30 Panel Discussion moderated by Paula Fray (Director of IPS) and live tweet-up by Media Matters
11:30- 12:15 Q&A session with the panel

Speakers on the Panel

  • Richard Moultrie- Media Law Expert
  • Jackson Mthembu/Keith Khoza- ANC
  • Mondli Makhanya –Avusa Editor in Chief
  • Ernst Roets- Afri-Forum Deputy CEO: Communication and Youth Affairs

For More Info Contact:

Carol Netshifhefhe

Researcher (Policy Unit)

+27 74690 1023


Thandi Smith

Researcher (Policy Unit)

+27 11788 1278

This is one of the activities held during media freedom week (from September 19 through September 23), for more info on Media Freedom week visit our website on