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SOCIETE Discover 5 young visionaries…

Discover 5 young visionaries… »

MÄRTHA MUNCH   The Rolex Awards for Enterprise support inspiring individuals who carry out innovative projects that advance human knowledge or well-being   The 2014 Rolex Awards for Enterprise Ceremony…

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Précautions d’emploi

Précautions d’emploi »

Opinion internationale   OLIVIER BORIE   Les acteurs internationaux, qu’ils représentent des gouvernements, des organisations internationales, des ONG, des médias ou autres, se réfèrent régulièrement à la communauté internationale.  …

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Les défis sécuritaires des reporters de guerre

Les défis sécuritaires des reporters de guerre »

PRISCA ORSONNEAU AVOCATE, COORDINATRICE DU COMITÉ JURIDIQUE, REPORTERS SANS FRONTIÈRES (RSF)   Les reporters qui couvrent des conflits placent le sort de millions d’êtres humains sous les yeux du monde.…

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Free Press, Media and Development

Free Press, Media and Development »

ALEX MEJIA   Amartya Sen, the Nobel Laureate and prolific author, argues that democracy and free press improve government performance and accelerate development.   He portrays his country of origin,…

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Chypre, 40 ans après

Chypre, 40 ans après »

MARGARETA STROOT (PRÉSIDENTE CSP)     Depuis près de quatre décennies l’île de Chypre est divisée en deux parties, l’une grecque, la République de Chypre, indépendante et membre de l’Union…

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UN/ONU

UNOG and communication: my personal experience »

UNOG and communication: my personal experience

GISELLA LOMAX, SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER AND ASSOCIATE PRESS OFFICER, UNITED NATIONS INFORMATION SERVICE AT GENEVA     In less than…

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Communicating with Ebola-affected communities »

Communicating with Ebola-affected communities

EBBA KALONGO   The current Ebola outbreak in West Africa is the first the region has ever faced. Yet it…

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Key to ending hunger and rural poverty »

Key to ending hunger and rural poverty

Family farming   MS XIANGJUN YAO DIRECTOR, FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION (FAO), (UN) LIAISON OFFICE IN GENEVA   Despite significant…

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No public engagement, no public health »

How WHO uses social media

How WHO uses social media   MONIKA GEHNER, CHANTAL CLARAVALL, ANGELA PRATT, JIANI SUN   Packing sustained winds of 230…

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Are your affairs in order if you were to die unexpectedly? »

Are your affairs in order if you were to die unexpectedly?

GEMMA VESTAL   On 17 July 2014 the Malaysian Airlines jet carrying almost 300 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur…

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Editorial

Le reflet du miroir »

Laurence Vercammen

Le rôle des médias   Grâce à la diversité des supports médiatiques, en quelques clics il est possible de suivre l’actualité en direct, participer à des forums de discussion, publier des vidéos sur la toile, informer et s’informer. En relayant l’information en un temps record,…

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The reflection in the mirror »

Laurence Vercammen

The role of the media   Thanks to the diversity of media outlets, in a few clicks it is possible to follow the news live, participate in discussion forums, post videos on the web, inform and be informed. Relaying information in record time, we can…

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NEXT GENERATION

Reaching out to a ‘connected’ youth »

Reaching out to a ‘connected’ youth

PRIYA BURCI (BRISTOL) AND SIGNE KOSSMANN (CAMBRIDGE), 19. BOTH STUDY IN POLITICS AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS. EDITED BY OMAR BAWA. In a world where one in…

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Ella, a teenage girl activist »

Ella, a teenage girl activist

DANIELE CHICCA AND OMAR BAWA   Answering the question “what would you like to do when you grow old?” she would reply “the activist.” Ella…

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WHO Communicating with Ebola-affected communities

Communicating with Ebola-affected communities

EBBA KALONGO   The current Ebola outbreak in West Africa is the first the region has ever faced. Yet it is already the largest outbreak ever encountered since the disease was formally discovered in 1976. More…

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How WHO uses social media

No public engagement, no public health

How WHO uses social media   MONIKA GEHNER, CHANTAL CLARAVALL, ANGELA PRATT, JIANI SUN   Packing sustained winds of 230 km/hour, super typhoon Haiyan was accompanied by storm surges of up to 5 metres. Six thousand…

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INTERVIEWS Reaching out to a ‘connected’ youth

Reaching out to a ‘connected’ youth

PRIYA BURCI (BRISTOL) AND SIGNE KOSSMANN (CAMBRIDGE), 19. BOTH STUDY IN POLITICS AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS. EDITED BY OMAR BAWA. In a world where one in seven are on Facebook, and YouTube has over 1 billion unique…

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The United Nations is accountable to everyone

The United Nations is accountable to everyone

Interview with a freelance journalist   MARIA-ANGELES MARTIN GIL   In the course of his career he has reported on everything from guerrilla wars to the World Cup finals, he has quizzed both George W. Bush…

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LOISIRS L’Histoire à la Une

L’Histoire à la Une

Après une longue carrière de journaliste, Josep Bosch a rejoint l’Organisation Mondiale du Commerce (OMC) en tant que porte-parole, poste qu’il occupe à ce jour. Il a commencé sa collection de journaux originaux en Mai 1968,…

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Festival Chopin

Festival Chopin

Depuis sa création en 1997, la Société Frédéric Chopin accomplit, année après année, un travail considérable pour promouvoir la musique de Chopin sur la scène genevoise et internationale. Chaque saison confirme l’importance de sa présence et…

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