Freedom of expression, including free access to information, is a fundamental human right. Freedom of expression is essential to enable people to acquire knowledge and form their own opinions. Freedom of expression is also a cornerstone of a vibrant democracy where all members of society can take part in a free exchange of views and ideas and influence social development. In pluralistic societies, an open dialogue where opinions can be pitted against each other helps to promote democracy and safeguard human rights.
Read the full strategy in English here
Watch the launch video here