FIKR 16 discusses role of media in fighting hate speech

DUBAI, The valuable role assumed by media stands on equal significance with that played by education in building up a knowledge-based society, according to Dr Ali bin Tamim, Director General of Abu Dhabi Media.

Dr Tamim made the remarks during his participation in the FIKR 16 Conference which concluded in Dubai today. The event is organised yearly by the Arab Thought Foundation in Dubai, under the title, “Repercussions of Chaos and Challenges of the Stability Industry.”

Dr Tamim affirmed the telling role of media in dispelling hate speech and ideological violence and in protecting world communities against their evils.

Source: Emirates News Agency