38th SESSION OF HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL – Remarks by Ambassador Farukh Amil, Permanent Representative of Pakistan – Clustered Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on summary executions and Special Rapporteur on freedom of expression – 19 June 2018

  Mr. President, We have taken a note of the report of the Special Rapporteur (SR) on freedom of expression and his presentation today. We value the important theme of his mandate. Freedom of Expression is near to our heart. As a functioning democracy with thriving print and electronic media, free and independent media is…

Remarks by H.E. Ambassador Farukh Amil, Permanent Representative of Pakistan – Agenda Item 3 – ID with SR on the Right to Freedom of Expression – 35th HRC Session – (12 June 2017)

  Mr. President, We thank the SR on freedom of opinion and expression for his report. The freedom of expression both online and offline plays a pivotal role in ensuring an open and free nature of the Internet. The private companies play an important role in this respect. Abuse of freedom of expression through any…