OCCRP Regional Editor To Speak At Astana Economic Forum

Published: 20 May 2014


Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) Balkans regional editor Miranda Patrucic will take part in a session tomorrow on data journalism under the International Summit of Journalism program of the Astana Economic Forum via Skype.

On Friday, Miranda will speak at the forum in a session called the ‘CBS’ debates.

Organized by the ‘Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists’ Association, the debate on Friday will center on the role of the media in a free market economy and the challenges and obstacles of journalists in America, Europe and Southeast in countries where corruption, conflicts of interest and corporate influence impact the media.

The seventh Astana Economic Forum will take place from 21 May to 23 May in Astana, the capital city of Kazakhstan.