Regional Kick-Off Meeting of the project UNESCO/UNPFN on Increasing the Safety of Journalists

“Increasing the safety of journalists” project aims at improving the security situation of journalists and media professionals by a multi-level approach based on the comprehensive framework of the “UN Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity”.
The Regional Kick-Off Meeting in the Eastern region of country will be attended by a total of 80 journalists, human rights defenders, representatives of the security and judicial institutions from 11 hilly districts of the region. The meeting will discuss on the safety situation of the journalists in the region.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 15.07.2013 07:00 local time
End 15.07.2013 13:00 local time
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Focal point Pant, Laxman Datt
Organizer UNESCO Office in Kathmandu
Contact Laxman Datt Pant
Country Nepal
City Dhankuta
Venue Hotel Survi
Street Dhankuta
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants 80
Official Website
Link 1 UNESCO/UNPFN project PBF/NPL/A-3 “Increasing the safety of journalists”
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