The Media's role in advancing peaceful, just and inclusive societies

When:
May 03, 2017 @ 11:00 – 13:00
Where:
Room XXV, Building E, Palais des Nations
Palais des Nations
in Geneva 1211
Contact:

Moderator: Ms Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the UN Information Service in Geneva

Opening Remarks:

Mr Abdulaziz Almuzaini, Director of the UNESCO Geneva Liaison Office.
H.E. Ms Anna Korka, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Greece to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva

Keynote Speakers:

Ms Kate Gilmore, Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights
Mr Stelios Kouloglou, Member of the European Parliament

Panelists:

H.E. Mr Thomas Hajnoczi, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Austria
to the United Nations Office and specialized institutions in Geneva
H.E. Ms Sabine Böhlke-Möller, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Namibia to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva Mr Alain Modoux, former Assistant Director-General of UNESCO for Freedom of Expression, Democracy and Peace
Mr Guy Mettan, Executive Director of Geneva Press Club
Ms Gabriela Sotomayor, UN Correspondent for REFORMA Newspaper (Mexico)