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Selection of multimedia resources related to the World Press Freedom Day 2014 and its themes

Audiovisual Material

Stop Killing Journalists: World Press Freedom Day 2014

The Public Liberties and Human Rights department at Aljazeera, in co-operation with several international organizations who promote press freedom and the protection of journalists around the world, has produced a video in recognition of World Press Freedom Day on the May 3rd, 2014. It raises awareness of the number of journalists that have been killed in the past two decades and demands an end to impunity for those responsible.



Video Message from Director-General of UNESCO on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day

World Press Freedom Day is the day when we raise the flag for freedom of expression, online and offline. This is the day when we stand up for the safety of journalists and combat impunity across the world. It is the day when we make our voices heard so that every woman and man can speak out, so that all may be empowered through access to information.



Views on Media Freedom for a Better Future from Kathmandu, Nepal

Babita Basnet and Prof. Rama Krishna Regmee (Senior Nepali journalists) share their thoughts on how free media can strengthen good governance and democracy, as well as what can be done to strengthen the sustainability and professionalism of journalism.



Media Freedom for a Better Future: Shaping the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Mr. Hani Al Badri (Executive Chief Editor and Presenter of Radio Fann in Jordan) share his thoughts on how free media can strengthen good governance and democracy, as well as what can be done to strengthen the sustainable development and professionalism of journalism.


Media Freedom for a Better Future: Shaping the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Her Royal Highness Princess Rym Ali and Founder of Jordan Media Institute (JMI) share her thoughts on how free media can strengthen good governance and democracy, as well as what can be done to strengthen the sustainable development and professionalism of journalism.


A message from Professor Ahmed Hidass on Shaping the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Professor Ahmed Hidass (Institut Superieur de l'information et de la Communication, Morocco) talks about freedom of expression and opinions as fundamental human rights as well as indicators of development.


A Message from Khaled al-Hammadi on Shaping the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Mr Khaled al-Hammadi (Freedom Foundation for Media Freedom, Yemen) shares his thoughts on the role of free media, democracy, and development.


World Press Freedom Day 2014 - UNESCO Brussels

On the occasion of World Press Freedom Day 2014, the UNESCO Liaison Office in Brussels gives the floor to Members of the European Parliament, journalists and civil society representatives about the key opportunities and challenges in creating a world where journalists can enjoy freedom and safety while exerting their profession and where access to information and free media contributes to the development of societies.



A message from Mahmud Sharaksi on Shaping the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Mr. Mahmud Sharaksi shares his opinion on how media can enhance good governance and democracy around the world.



A message from Essam Al-Oul on Shaping the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Mr. Essam Al-Oul underlines the vital link between media and rule of law to complete the free press cycle.



A message from Mr. Pa Nguon Teang on Shaping the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Mr. Pa Nguon Teang shares his thoughts on freedom of expression and freedom of speech are mechanisms for promoting transparency.



A message from Mohammed Abdulrahman on Shaping the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Mohammed Abdulrahman shares his thoughts on how good governance requires free journalism.



A message from Lamia Abu Sedra on Shaping the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Lamia Abu Sedra shares her opinion on independent media institutions.



United Nations Department of Public Information in cooperation with UNESCO celebrates World Press Freedom Day 2014

1 May 2014 - Briefing co-organized by the Department of Public Information (DPI) and the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

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UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize awarded to Turkish journalist Ahmet Şık



International Conference on Press Freedom at UNESCO



Libertad de prensa en Centroamérica



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