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Dialogue among police and judicial officials on safety of journalists

Laxman Datt Pant, project coordinator of ‘Increasing the safety of journalists’, presenting an overview of the project on the national consultation to establish an effective national mechanism to increase the safety of journalists

UNESCO Kathmandu Office is organizing this event along with Freedom Forum within the framework of the UNESCO/UNPFN project “Increasing the safety of journalists" (235NEP5001). The dialogue session will identify the roles of the stakeholders to promote freedom of expression and safety of journalists.
About 30 representatives including lawyers, police officials, judges, media rights activists, journalists and project stakeholders, will participate in this dialogue session which will be based upon pre-programme assessments (survey) among the participants about their understanding on issues concerning freedom of expression and safety of journalists.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 25.02.2014 09:00 local time
End 25.02.2014 18:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Pant, Laxman Datt
Organizer UNESCO Office in Kathmandu
Contact Laxman Datt Pant (ld.pant@unesco.org)
Country Nepal
City Okhaldhunga
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants
Official Website
Link 1 Safety of Journalists
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