Building peace in the minds of men and women

Nepal: Seminar on Role of Journalists in Peace Building

When, local time: 
Thursday, 4 September 2014 -
8:00am to 4:00pm
Nepal, Biratnagar
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
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.