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National Forum “The Fear to Dissent in the Practice of Journalism”

Participants celebrate the World Press Freedom Day.

Organized in the framework of the World Press Freedom Day celebration this national forum is oriented to discuss with specialists, journalists and media professionals the main issues concerning Freedom of Information and Access to Information and knowledge in Mexico.
This event aims to raise awareness among civil society organizations, governments, media and general public on the importance of fostering the free flow of information, to promote freedom of expression as a universal human right, and to facilitate development of best practices on access to information.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 28.05.2010 15:00 local time
End 28.05.2010 19:00 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 United Nations Information Center (CINU)
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event Spanish
Estimated number of participants 70
Official Website
Link 1 World Press Freedom Day 2010 / Journée mondiale de la liberté de la presse - 2010
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