Conclusion of the project “With speech against hate speech"
In February 2016 the project “With speech against hate speech: Commissioning of an independent connecting body” was successfully concluded. The project was launched in March 2014 and financed by EEA Grants in Norway Grants. The leading partner of the project was The Peace Institute. Besides University of Ljubljana Faculty of Social Sciences other partners in the consortium were the Human Rights Ombudsman and Multimedia center of Radio-television Slovenia.
The results of the project were represented at the final event, that was held at Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre on 25th of February 2016. Andrej Motl from Center for Social Informatics has also participated at the final event and presented the Action plan for reducing the prevalence of hate speech in Slovenia.