Application Due Date: 15 February2019
UNESCO invites the federal governments of Member States, in evaluation with their Across the country Commissions, together with worldwide and regional specialist non-governmental business, active in the field of press liberty, to select potential customers for next year’s UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Liberty Reward.
This Reward was established by UNESCO’s Executive Board, in 1997, in.honour of Guillermo Cano, a Colombian press reporter who died in the.workout of his profession. Its function is to reward each year a specific,. business or company that has in fact made a notable contribution to the.defence and/or discount of press liberty throughout the world,. particularly if risks have in fact been consisted of.
Given every year, on the occasion of World Press Liberty Day (3 May),. the Reward is marked by an occasion and the winner exists with the.amount of US$25,000
World Press Liberty Day 2019 will occur in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on 3 May2019
The Reward is moneyed by the Cano Structure (Colombia), the Helsingin.Sanomat Structure (Finland) and the Namibia Media Trust (Namibia).
How to send your election:.
Elections for the Reward should be sent out by sending the enter English or French and sending it prior to 15 February 2019 by post or by email to:.
UNESCOInteraction and Information SectorDepartment of Liberty of Expression and Media AdvancementArea for Liberty of Expression7 Place de Fontenoy75007 ParisFranceTel: 33.1.45680891 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (link sends e-mail).
To find out more: Have A Look At the Authorities Site of the UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Liberty Reward2019