Beatrice Santa Wood
World Press Freedom Day: Keeping Power in Check the Protection of Journalists and Media Workers
The United Nations Department of Public Information (DPI), the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), in cooperation with the 19 Member States composing the Group of Friends for the Protection of Journalists in New York invites you to an event in commemoration of “World Press Freedom Day 2018”.
From News Literacy to ‘Newsgames’: Conversations Celebrating World Press Freedom Day
On the occasion of 2018 World Press Freedom Day, the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) is collaborating with the News Literacy Project (NLP) on two panels at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.
2018 World Press Freedom Day with BBG, GWU & CPJ
Ahead of World Press Freedom Day join the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), The George Washington University School of Media & Public Affairs and the Committee to Protect Journalists for a lunch conversation on challenges and new trends in international media freedom, access to information, and journalist safety.
InfoPoint Lunchtime Conference: Modern challenges to media freedom
Panel debate: what the international community needs to focus on to better support and protect press and media freedom.
Cornell Model United Nations Conference (CMUNC)
The Cornell International Affairs Society’s annual high school conference, CMUNC attracts delegations from five continents and optimizes the delegate experience through individualized delegate feedback, innovative social events, and community service opportunities.
London Vigil for Daphne Caruana Galizia: Six months on
On 16 April, a vigil will be held at Malta House in London to mark six months since Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder and to continue calls for justice. Please join us if you can and help spread the word. The vigil is co-sponsored by English PEN, Reporters Without Borders (RSF), Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ),…
Vigil for Daphne Caruana Galizia in Brussels
The Committee to Protect Journalists, Il-Kenniesa, Reporters Without Borders, Transparency International, and European Federation of Journalists, are holding a vigil at the Schuman Roundabout – located between key EU institutions – to mark the 6th month anniversary of Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder.
DC vigil for Daphne Caruana Galizia: Six months, no justice
On Monday, April 16, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) will be holding a vigil outside the Embassy of Malta in Washington, DC to mark six months since Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder. Please join us on Monday from 11:30 AM – 1 PM to continue our call for justice.
Reading from the work of IPFA recipient Javier Valdez Cárdenas
On Saturday, April 14, the Mexican journalist, author and 2011 CPJ International Press Freedom Award Recipient Javier Valdez Cárdenas would have celebrated his 51st birthday. To celebrate his work, ten friends and colleagues of Valdez will read from his work. CPJ’s Mexico Representative Jan-Albert Hootsen is among the participants.
International Journalism Festival Panel Discussion: Sexual Violence, a Silencing Tool
In association with the Committee to Protect Journalists, the International Journalism Festival is hosting a panel discussion, “Sexual violence: a silencing tool”. This panel will discuss how sexual violence is used to silence women journalists. The idea is that by the end of the discussion, there is a more concrete understanding of the scope of…