Nepal: Seminar on Role of Journalists in Peace Building

When :

from Thursday 4 September, 2014
to Thursday 4 September, 2014

Type of event :

Category 7-Seminar and Workshop

Where :

Biratnagar, Biratnagar, Nepal

Contact :

Laxman Datt Pant (

UNESCO Kathmandu Office is organizing a seminar to sensitize journalists on their role in peace building, the importance of a free and safe environment for journalists, and the need to protect and defend journalists. Organized in partnership with the Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) and the International Media Support (IMS) and as a part of UNPFN/UNESCO project “Increasing the Safety of Journalists”, this event will be attended by 30 media workers including the presidents of the Federation of Nepali Journalists from 11 eastern hilly districts where the project is focused upon.