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May 23, 2017

JMI concludes training program on media and information literacy for students

The following is a press release by Jordan Media Institute, our implementing partner on the Media and Information Literacy (MIL) project component: Amman, 14 May 2017 […]
May 18, 2017

UNESCO, National Library and CLD host networking event for Jordanian information officers

Amman, 18 May 2017 – Information officers from government ministries and public bodies in Jordan met today at the National Library in a networking event to […]
May 7, 2017

Critical minds for critical times: Media’s role in advancing peaceful, just, inclusive societies

Amman, 7 May 2017 – To mark the global celebration of World Press Freedom Day (WPFD), UNESCO Amman Office was joined this year by the UNESCO […]
May 7, 2017

Results of a fruitful EU-UNESCO partnership to support media in Jordan presented in Brussels

Brussels, 4 May 2017 – UNESCO Amman Office together with the UNESCO Liaison Office in Brussels organized today a technical meeting to present the concrete achievements […]
May 3, 2017

‘Fake news’ is not journalism…

The following is an op ed written by UNESCO DG Irina Bokova and published in The Jordan Times on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day: […]
May 3, 2017

Message from Ms Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO on the occasion of the World Press Freedom Day

3 May 2017 – “Only the independence, the character, the objectivity and the good judgment of the journalist and the media can overcome the terrible storms […]