Workshop on safety of journalists and combating impunity

UNESCO Abuja Office is celebrating the 2013 World Press Freedom Day by organizing an opening ceremony and a press conference on May 3, in partnership with the Nigerian Union of Journalists, United States Embassy, the British High Commission and the National Library of Nigeria. On May 4, a national workshop on safety of journalists and combating impunity will bring together representatives from the media, the civil society and government agencies. During the celebration, visits to Ministers of Information and Justice will be organized on the issue of press freedom and safety of journalists.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 03.05.2013 09:00 local time
End 04.05.2013 15:00 local time
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Focal point Soremekun, Oluseyi
Organizer UNESCO Abuja Office
Contact Oluseyi Soremekun (tel: +234 803 303 0002)
Country Nigeria
City Abuja
Permanent Delegation Contact Permanent Delegation of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to UNESCO
Major Programme
Language of Event English
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Official Website World Press Freedom Day 2013
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