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Forum “The Role of Media in the Prevention of Disasters”

©UNESCO/San Josè
Training of Journalists

Media plays an important role in the Prevention of Disasters. This national forum is oriented to discuss with specialists, journalists and media professionals the main issues concerning the Prevention of Disasters and the ways the information should be disseminated.
This forum aims to raise awareness among civil society organizations, governments, media and general public on the importance of fostering the Prevention of Disasters, the free flow of information and dissemination, and to facilitate development of best practices on access to information.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 27.05.2010 08:00 local time
End 27.05.2010 10:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Corrales, Mildred
Organizer UNESCO/San José
Contact Mildred Corrales, UNESCO San José
Country Mexico
City Mexico City
Venue Mexican Radio Institute (IMER)
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event Spanish
Estimated number of participants 70
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