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Combatting and Preventing Hate Speech

18 Nov 2021
9:30 – 11:45
Hybrid event


Lecture Programme of the German Federal Government

Digital hate and hate speech can affect anyone who surfs the Internet or is active on social media. The consequences can be dramatic for individuals. What are the challenges and consequences? how can institutions help to set frameworks in order to prevent hate speech? 

Panel discussion with:

  • Hannah Lena Heuser, research assistant at the University of Leipzig
  • Helena Dalli, European Commissioner for Equality
  • Dr. Elena Grech, Head of the EU Commission Office in Malta

Hybrid event where the panelists are in Valletta and the audience participates digitally.


This event is part of an ongoing lecture series of the Federal Republic of Germany. It is organised by the Representation of the European Commission in Malta and the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany. 

The participation is free, the meeting ID is 878 9226 4450 and the code is 617506.