When?

May 3, 2017 from 10 am to 1:30 pm

 

Where?

Ramallah, Grand Park Hotel - Palestine

Gaza, Level Up - Palestine

 

What type of event?

Roundtable discussions.

 

Who will be there?

Between 50 and 70 participants. 

 

What's in it?

NET-MED Youth celebrates the World Press Freedom Day 2017, through the UNESCO Ramallah Office and in cooperation with the Office of the High Commissioner of Human Rights (OHCHR) and the Press House (an organization member of NET-MED Youth). The roundtable discussions will shed the light on the importance of promoting and strengthening free and quality journalism to enable media to effectively contribute to the achievement of Sustainable Development Goal number 16. The discussions will tackle the role of the media in advancing peaceful, just and inclusive societies.

 

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In the field

Youth and Media

#YOUTHMEDIA

Activities building skills among youth organizations and young journalists; to enhance youth representation in media and promote freedom of expression, media and information literacy and youth-generated media content.

Youth and Employment

#YOUTHEMPLOYMENT

Activities joining youth organizations, employment experts and different national stakeholders to engage in dialogue and work together on unemployment solutions and skills needs. 

Youth Policies

#YOUTHPOLICIES

Activities empowering youth to participate in the communal and national development, revision and implementation of national youth strategies and public policies.