Observatory of killed journalists
Posted by Andrew Dunn in Social Sciences and Humanities Librarians’ Blog on November 16, 2018
New database from UNESCO. Shockingly the The Observatory records 1,293 killings since 1993, including more than 80 recorded in 2018. The online database allows journalists, researchers and members of the public to obtain information on killed journalists, with search options based on nationality, country of killing, name and sex.
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World Press Freedom day is celebrated annually on the 3rd May
Posted by Andrew Dunn in Social Sciences and Humanities Librarians’ Blog on May 4, 2018
2018 is the 25th anniversary and the focus is upon the rule of law. Find out more about the events on the UNESCO official website. These include a book on press freedom and the safety of journalists and other resolutions, papers and resources. The United nations website has links to related resolutions, reports and committee websites. […]
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