Mark World Press Freedom day: Join the “Difference Day” event in Brussels

To mark the World Press Freedom Day, the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) warmly invite you to attend a special event “The Difference Day” on 3 May at BOZAR in Brussels.

“The Difference Day” is organised by the Brussels Platform for Journalism,  a joint academic initiative of Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) and Erasmushogeschool Brussel (EHB) under the umbrella of the Brussels University Alliance.

It will be held at BOZAR, the Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels from 14:00 to 21:00 on 3 May. Together with BOZAR, the Platform is partnering with journalistic, media and academic organisations including the IFJ and EFJ, European and global institutions and foundations to organise the European Gala Night for Freedom of Expression in Brussels on 3 May.

The Gala Night will present three awards: the Golden Pen Freedom Award at international level; the Press for More European Innovation in Journalism Award at European level and the VUB/ULB Honorary Doctorate for Critical and Constructive Contributions to Freedom of Expression at national level.

If you are a journalist or simply interested in attending this event, please register at

For more information, please visit the Difference Day web site: