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
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When, local time: 
Friday, 14 February 2014 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
Where: 
Janakpur, Nepal
Contact: 
Laxman Datt Pant (ld.pant@unesco.org)

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.