United Nations Web TV Live Schedule for Friday, 1 May 2015
All indicated times are New York time (GMT-4), (Approximate ending time)
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10:00 AM - 01:00 PM (CR.1) World Press Freedom Day 2015: "Let Journalism Thrive! Towards Better Reporting, Gender Equality, & Media Safety in the Digital Age".
World Press Freedom Day is a date to encourage and develop initiatives in favour of press freedom and a day of reflection among media professionals. Three inter-related issues will be explored in the 2015 global theme, “Let Journalism Thrive! Towards Better Reporting, Gender Equality, & Media Safety in the Digital Age.”
The opening session will provide a global perspective while the panel discussion will focus on the safety of journalists, specifically on digital security, the security of women journalists and freelancers, with an emphasis on ideas and best practices that can result in real change.
Event organized by the Department of Public Information (DPI), in cooperation with the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Noon Briefing
03:00 PM - 06:00 PM (CR.4) Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, Fourteenth Session (20 April - 1 May 2015)
Organization of work: http://www.un.org/Docs/journal/asp/ws.asp?m=E/C.19/2015/L.1
03:00 PM - 06:00 PM (CR.5) 24th International conference on Heath and Environment: Global partners for Global solutions.
Organized by the Mission of Ukraine.