Music Freedom Day 2015 reports and media coverage

#MusicFreedomDay 2015 Music Freedom Day was celebrated on March 3. In 2015 events were held around the world including #Barcelona #Bologna #Casablanca #Dakar #Harare #Harstad #Peshawar #NewYork #Oslo. Here are some highlights: Canada CBC posted three articles from 2014 on and talked about it on their national shows on 3 March: » The Music […]

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Photos and media coverage

IFEX’s newsletter ‘In Context’ featured Music Freedom Day with the following stories — and a game.   On the issues: Censorship The day the music died in Mali Based on a Freemuse report written by Andy Morgan An overview by Freemuse of how music and musicians in Mali fared after a religious ban on music […]

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Media coverage 2012

Article about Music Freedom Day in Peshawar The Egyptian satelite channel CBC’s reportage about the event Musiki Cameroun – 5 March 2012: ‘Music Freedom Day dans l’intimité’ The KhyberWatch – 3 March 2012: ‘World Freedom Music Day observed in Peshawar’ AMN tv – 3 March 2012: ‘Sher Alam Shinwari speaks to senior folk singer Akbar Hussain […]

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Media coverage 2011

GLOBAL Reuters: ‘Music Freedom Day salutes Arab demonstrators’ Reuters article printed in other countries : Brunei/Pakistan/South Africa etc. see below CANADA—tunis—london—orestiada-greece—riyadh—cameroon—detroit/ CAMEROON–continue-to-fight-for-Freedom-of-Expression&story_id=1348&cat=inside_cameroon DENMARK EGYPT FRANCE INDIA ITALY NETHERLANDS PAKISTAN SERBIA!.html SWEDEN […]

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