Support World Press Freedom Day as Journalists Fight to Tell the Truth
Posted: 5/2/2012 | By: Roy Greenslade | Guardian.co.uk
Tomorrow is world press freedom day, which was founded in order to raise awareness of the importance of press freedom - and to remind governments of their duty to respect it in theory and practice.
Ahead of various events across globe, the UN secretary-general, Ban Ki-moon, and UNESCO's director-general Irina Bokova issued a joint message underlining the virtues of change in the Arab world. They write: