Honduras: Director-General urges investigation into killing of television journalist Ricardo Alcides Avila
Avila was a journalist and cameraman for Metro radio and television whose staff are reported to have received threats due to the broadcaster’s editorial policy.
UNESCO promotes the safety of journalists through global awareness-raising, capacity building and by coordinating the implementation of the UN Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity.
See also: UNESCO observatory of killed journalists
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