ROG President Rubina Möhring passed away
The marketing specialist has headed the Austria part of Reporters Without Borders beginning around 2001 and during this time she additionally started the Press Freedom Award, which is planned to make columnists apparent who effectively support majority rule values and uncover their need. Möhring was additionally Vice President of the worldwide association Reporters sans Frontieres.ROG President Rubina Möhring passed away
Critical voice falls silent
Rubina Möhring was brought into the world on March 10, 1950 in Berlin. She concentrated on history, social science and German in Vienna, Freiburg, Geneva and Istanbul. While still an understudy, she started her editorial vocation at the every day paper “Kick the bucket Presse”. She then, at that point, moved to the ORF, where she worked for a wide assortment of arrangements until 2010, most as of late as top of the way of life and science offices at 3sat.ROG President Rubina Möhring passed away
From 1999 she functioned as a college teacher at the Universities of Innsbruck and Vienna and at the Danube University Krems as a coach of the two-year post-graduate Rubina Möhring course “Quality Journalism”. She likewise filled in as a creator. Her distributions incorporate “Austria alone at home – Politics, media and equity after the political change” and “The shelter trap – How Austria falls flat with its outcast approach”.
“Press Freedom Champion”
In 2014, she was granted the Concordia Prize in the Freedom of the Press and Information class. As the press club Concordia declared at that point, Möhring battled “energetically against any limitations on opportunity of the press, data and opportunity of articulation” and substantiated herself as a “enthusiastic supporter” for columnists. In 2016 she got the Golden Decoration of Honor for administrations to the Republic of Austria.
“Rubina Möhring has never avoided articulating her all around established analysis plainly in broad daylight. That was positively one reason why Rubina had the option to handily prevail upon many individuals to work for Reporters Without Borders,” said ROG Vice President Erhard Stackl. The press opportunity NGO needs to “save the blazes for opportunity of reporting that Rubina Möhring has encouraged with similar individuals in this nation consuming.” “With her, we are losing a functioning hero of press and media opportunity and straightforwardness. My compassion and sympathies presently go to their family members,” SPÖ media representative Jörg Leichtfried responded to Möhring’s demise.ROG President Rubina Möhring passed away