UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize 2013

© NetNative - Imprisoned Iranian journalist Ahmad Zeidabadi received in 2011 UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize

UNESCO invites Member States, as well as regional and international organizations and professional and non-governmental organizations working in the field of journalism and freedom of expression, to nominate candidates for UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize 2013.

Named in honour of Guillermo Cano Isaza, an assassinated Colombian journalist, this Prize is intended to honour a person, organization or institution that has made an outstanding contribution to the defence and/or promotion of press freedom anywhere in the world, especially when this has been achieved in the face of danger.

How to submit your nomination

Nominations for the Prize should be submitted by filling out the form in English or French and sending it before 15 February 2013

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