Innovations for Safe Environment in Conditions of Restricted Freedom of Expression

The mobile app ‘Soz Sende' for journalists is going to be presented to 25 court reporters from Kazakhstan on 19 - 21 September 2017 during training workshop in Almaty. This also will be the start of an information campaign of the mobile app.
The International Programme for the Development of Communication (IPDC) of UNESCO supported a project ‘Innovations for Safe Environment in Conditions of Restricted Freedom of Expression’ of the Guild of Court Reporters Public Association. The project provides development and launch and conducts practical training to use of a mobile application ‘Soz Sende' (You Talk) that promotes safety of reporters.

The app is a system for alerting an emergency situation to which a user might be exposed. Information about an emergency situation, for example, detention or attack is to be displayed on an interactive map to other users. Also, the mobile app contains a training lessons on rights of freedom of speech and instructions how to act when detained.

In addition, 10 online consultations will be provided on the right to freedom of expression and to use the app.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 19.09.2017 07:00 local time
End 21.09.2017 15:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Karpov, Sergey
Organizer Guild of Court Reporters Public Association
Contact Baitelova, Zhanna:
Country Kazakhstan
City Almaty
Venue Almaty
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event Russian
Estimated number of participants 25
Official Website
Link 1 UNESCO Almaty and IPDC
Link 2 A Mobile App Created In Kazakhstan To Reduce Reporters Risks
Link 3 IPDC website
Link 4