World Press Freedom Day Event: Finding Security in Unsafe Passages​

Gain an insider’s view of international efforts to promote freedom of the press and to end impunity for crimes against journalists at the World Press Freedom Day event “Finding Security in Unsafe Passages​.” The event will be held at the United Nations on Thursday, May 7, 2015 from 3 – 6 pm, and is organized by the International Federation of Journalists, the Communications Coordination Committee for the United Nations, the National Writers Union, and the Metro New York Labor Communications Council, as part of the PEN World Voices Festival.

Finding Security in Unsafe Passages​ will delve into the wide range of risks journalists face every day. Experts will offer safety tips, share advice for protecting sources and copyrights in all types of media, and address cybersecurity risks.   Click here to watch this event online starting at 3 PM; and continue reading for full details…

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