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Signature of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Cipadh and the Geneva Press Club

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On Friday 12 June, the project manager of Cipadh, Miss Olivia Zehnder, and the Director of the Geneva Press Club, Mr. Guy Mettan, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) formalizing their cooperation on common projects.

Cuban blogger and Indian investigative journalist get Knight International Journalism Award

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In a world where safety for journalists is still an important issue, due to censorship, arrests, violence and tracking, it comes to no surprise that the work of these two outstanding reporters be duly recognized. « Our winners this year show uncommon resolve in tackling censorship and sexual violence » said International Center for Journalists' (JIFF) President Joyce Barnathan.

UN Human Rights Council Universal 22nd Periodic Review: Libya under scrutiny

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The UPR, which held its first meeting in April 2008, aims to examine human rights records of all 193 UN member States. Currently, all States have been reviewed during the first UPR cycle and 126 are beeing reviewed for the second time. This exercice is meant to assess human rights developments in the countries since their first review. States are also encouraged to explain what steps they have taken to comply with recommendations elaborated during their first review.

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