Ukraine: UNESCO Director-General condemns killing of journalist Oksana Baulina
Oksana Baulina worked for the investigative website The Insider, reporting from Kyiv and Lviv. She is the fifth journalist to die in the conflict.
On 17 March, the Director-General announced new measures to protect journalists in Ukraine, including the provision of protective equipment and accelerated training, especially for those who do not have experience working in conflict zones.
UNESCO promotes the safety of journalists through global awareness-raising, capacity building and a range of actions, notably in the framework of the UN Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity.
See also: UNESCO observatory of killed journalists