Month: April 2016

2016 World Journalism Education Congress

The New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO was principal sponsor of the fourth World Journalism Education Congress in July. Organised by Auckland University of Technology (AUT), the¬†2016 World Journalism Education Congress¬†addressed the most pressing issues confronting journalism and journalism educators around the world today. More than 200 participants from 48 countries attended the event, to… Read more »

New Zealander appointed to UNESCO Young Professionals Programme

Cantabrian Tim Francis has been selected from over 900 applicants from across the globe to be part of the UNESCO Young Professionals Programme (YPP). The programme offers young people an opportunity to join UNESCO at the early stage of their professional career. Tim was nominated by the New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO and, following… Read more »