Debate and Advocacy Campaign on the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists

When, local time: 
Thursday, 2 November 2017 - 8:00am to Thursday, 9 November 2017 - 12:00pm
Where: 
Palestine, Ramallah and Gaza (TBD)
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Hala Tannous (Email: h.tannous@unesco.org - Phone: +972599252814)

UNESCO Ramallah Office is planning to conduct an activity to commemorate the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists through conducting a debate that will gather decision makers, journalists and media representatives on 2nd of November 2017. This activity aims at raising this issue into discussion in Palestine among the concerned stakeholders in an attempt to come out with recommendations and policies to ensure the ending of impunity in order to save journalists and the freedom of expression from being at risk.
In order to engage the public in the activity in the aim of raising public awareness towards this subject, its planned to conduct an advocacy campaign using different tools and methods. This campaign’s main objective is to encourage youth to take part in this matter to guarantee their engagement and knowledge.