Building peace in the minds of men and women

World Press Freedom Day 2018

Wed, 2 May -
13:30 to 15:00

Parallel Session 3

Guy Berger

Director for Freedom of Expression and Media Development - UNESCO

Guy Berger is Director for Freedom of Expression and Media Development at UNESCO. He is responsible for the Organization’s global work on press freedom, safety of journalists, internet freedom, media pluralism and independence, gender and media, media and information literacy, and journalism education. Before joining UNESCO, he headed the School of Journalism and Media Studies at Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa. He has also worked in both press and television and had a long-running column on the The Mail & Guardian website.