Samir Kassir Foundation

Last modified: 
07/10/2019 - 7:18pm

The Samir Kassir Foundation is a Lebanese non-profit, non-governmental organization, founded on February 1, 2006. It is named after Samir Kassir, a prominent Lebanese journalist and historian assassinated in Beirut on June 2, 2005. Its main focus is the promotion and protection of freedom of expression, freedom of media and freedom of culture through the SKeyes Center for Media and Cultural Freedom, which has become the largest center to monitor violations against journalists and artists in the Arab Levant as well as a reference for research on journalism and for training media professionals and enhancing their skills. 

Acronym: 
SKF
Organisation Type: 
Local Civil Society Organisation
Founding Year: 
2006
Country of Origin: 
LB
Intervention Sector(s): 
Communications & Media
Culture
Contact person's position: 
Executive Director
Contact person's email: 
Contact person's phone number: 
N/A
Address: 
NECG-Dib Building
168, Sioufi Garden Street Ashrafieh
Beirut , Beirut
Lebanon
Phone: +9611397331
Fax: +9611397331
Beirut LB
City: 
Beirut
Street: 
168, Sioufi Garden Street
Additional: 
Ashrafieh
Phone: 
+9611397331
Website: 
Fax: 
+9611397331
Contact person's name: 
Ayman Mhanna
Partnerships: 
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The Samir Kassir Foundation would like to produce five short videos about Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the Press in the context of the October 17 Revolution. The videos will be used as a part of a campaign on social and traditional media.

Monday, 24 February 2020
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The Samir Kassir Foundation is recruiting a Research Coordinator to work on projects related to freedom of expression, digital rights, disinformation, and media development relevant to the MENA region.

Wednesday, 23 October 2019
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Tuesday, 31 January 2012
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