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UNESCO chief condemns killing of Colombian journalist

3 March 2015 – The head of the United Nations agency mandated to defend press freedom today denounced the killing of Colombian journalist Luis Carlos Peralta Cuéllar in the “strongest possible terms” and urged local authorities to do their “utmost” to bring the perpetrators to justice. “Press freedom is one…

Ebola conference: From emergency to recovery

Unrecognisable in their protective clothing, staff in Ebola treatment units have their name written on their forehead. Guinea, 2014. Photo credit: Sylvain Cherkaoui/Cosmos pour Alima While international efforts to fight Ebola have recently reduced the number of infections, action is still needed to avert a new possible increase in cases.…