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Reports from around the world on Music Freedom Day 2014

21 March 2014

Cuba

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Blogpost: Music Freedom Day in Cuba


Egypt

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Ramy Essam at Beit El Rasef on Music Freedom Day 2014

» See the photos on Facebook


Norway

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» www.radio.nrk.no/serie/jungeltelegrafen

» www.radio.nrk.no/serie/spillerom/mkmr06002114/03-03-2014
The first half hour of Spillerom was dedicated to Music Freedom Day

» www.facebook.com


Pakistan

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1) Music Freedom Day 2014 in Islamabad:

Around 200 people attended the Music Freedom Day event in Islamabad. Media coverage:
» www.pakteahouse.net
» www.upstreetsocial.blogspot.com


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Music Freedom Day 2014 in Peshawar:

2) Music Freedom Day where musicians are persecuted persistently
Organized by Pakhtunkhwa Cultural Foundation (PCF)

» Photos uploaded on  Facebook


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CJF-MFDReport14cover1253) Musicians’ voice-raising day for freedom of artistic & creative expression in Khyber Paktunkhwa
Organized by Culture Journalists Forum (CJF) and Takhleeq Development Foundation (TDF)

More than 100 senior and young artists, singers and music fans from Chitral, Hazara, Charsadda, Nowshera, Mardan, Dir, Bannu, Kohat, Peshawar and Fata attended the function and shared their views on overall situation of art and culture in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA.

» Read the detailed 9-page report about the event:  Musicians’ voice-raising day for freedom of artistic & creative expression in Khyber Paktunkhwa

» Photos uploaded on  CJF’s Facebook page:   Over 90 photos uploaded here and over 40 photos here

 


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Australia

Australian hour on The Pulse around Music Freedom Day


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Sweden

“Today, numerous countries around the world are creating awareness about freedom of expression for musicians during Music Freedom Day – and Sweden is one of them. Mukryam Molod from Iraq studies at the Kungliga music adults school in Stockholm and came to Sweden for the right to express himself with his cello.”

» www.sverigesradio.se


Zimbabwe

Book Café in Harare celebrated Music Freedom Day:
» www.newsday.co.zw


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Global

IFEX were inspired by the actions to put together a story on the day, quoting Freemuse’s statistics and IFEX member reports.
» ifex.org/international/2014/03/03/music_freedom/


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