Regional Kick-Off Meeting of the project UNESCO/UNPFN on Increasing the Safety of Journalists

When, local time: 
Monday, 15 July 2013 -
8:00am to 2:00pm
Where: 
Nepal, Dhankuta
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Laxman Datt Pant

“Increasing the safety of journalists” project aims at improving the security situation of journalists and media professionals by a multi-level approach based on the comprehensive framework of the “UN Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity”.
The Regional Kick-Off Meeting in the Eastern region of country will be attended by a total of 80 journalists, human rights defenders, representatives of the security and judicial institutions from 11 hilly districts of the region. The meeting will discuss on the safety situation of the journalists in the region.