Background materials

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World Press Freedom Day 2011 Social Media Guide

In step with this year’s World Press Freedom Day 2011 theme: 21st Century Media: New Frontiers, New Barriers, we look forward to engaging the online community in a broad global dialogue. Please join the conversation on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, and watch us on YouTube, LiveStream, and Flickr, using the links and handles in the guide below:

Joint Message by UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon and UNESCO Director General Irina Bokova on the Occasion of World Press Freedom Day

Background Papers/Materials

Additional background papers from a variety of sources will continue to be added as we approach the month of May.

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