The event “Towards Ending Impunity” hosted by the DCMF has come to an end with a very dynamic closing discussion, participants commenting on the action towards ending impunity and starting Doha Initiatives towards combating and ending impunity.
The panel openly discussed their experiences and expert opinions in the actions taken towards ending impunity. The moderator was very diligent in keeping the focusing on the mechanics and procedures effective towards moving forward and ending impunity
The floor participant’s voiced their opinions, one commenting striking hard “We have to know how to govern the media work in order to know which laws have ben violated” which resulted in many comments in regards to governing media and thus unconsciously and unintentionally creating a watchdog.
Furthermore, points were raised in regards to which points of view a journalist is seen from and how an international institution view their position if they are deceased, a participant commented “ that one views a journalist as a an advocate for freedom and truth, while the other view the journalist as a terrorist invading their civil right.”
The event reluctantly ended with many participants urging to comment, Dr. Abdel Jalil Al Alami moved voiced and urged his move towards pushing the Doha Initiative to end impunity and with that the brainstorm was forced to close with a short video done by the Junior Reports.