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World Press Freedom Day 2014: advancing the development agenda

World Press Freedom day is an opportunity to celebrate the fundamental principles of freedom of the press, raise awareness around violations of press freedom and…

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Human Rights Day 2013: pushing the agenda

Since 1950, two years after the adoption by the UN’s General Assembly of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 10 December has been celebrated annually…

World Press Freedom Day: celebrating and promoting freedom of expression

In the context of the observance of World Press Freedom Day on 3 May, we reflect on contributions made to the promotion of freedom of…