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International Day for Universal Access to Information 2019

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September 28 is the International Day for Universal Access to Information (IDUAI).

Yes, we need a free flow of accurate and reliable information.

Hashtags: #AccessToInfoDay, #AccessToInfo, #IDUAI19

Background
In November 2015, UNESCO adopted a resolution (38 C/70) declaring September 28 of every year as International Day for Universal Access to Information (IDUAI).

2019
This year UNESCO is commemorating the International Day for Universal Access to Information with a series of ‘Open Talks’. Al the global level, an Open Talk event will be held in Lima, Peru. See the video on Facebook. Regional events will be held in Asia and the Pacific and Latin America.

In celebration of the fourth international Day for Universal Access to Information, Zimbabwe will join the rest of the world to commemorate International Day for Universal Access to Information (IDUAI) on the 27th of September under the global theme: Access to Information: Leaving no one behind. The event was held at Marondera in Rudhaka Stadium, in a public forum event.

Key Links
https://en.unesco
.org/commemorations/accesstoinformationday/2019/aroundtheworld

https://en.unesco.org/commemorations/accesstoinformationday
http://www.unesco.org/new/en/harare/about-this-office/single-view/news/iduai_2019_in_zimbabwe_access_to_information_leaving_no_o
https://en.unesco.org/commemorations/accesstoinformationday/2019/opentalksperu
Media Literacy
@UNESCO

Questions

  • Do IDUAI events have livestreaming and archived videos?
  • Do IDUAI presentations accept questions from remote participants?
  • Can IDUAI videos be embedded on other websites?
  • Are there relevant documents or resources related to this campaign?

Global Goals
The IDUAI has particular relevance with Agenda 2030 with specific reference to:

SDG 2 on investment in rural infrastructure and technology development,
SDG 11 on positive economic, social and environmental links between urban, peri-urban and rural areas and
SDG 16 on initiatives to adopt and implement constitutional, statutory and/or policy guarantees for public access to information.

Embedded Tweets

Wikipedia
Access to Information Day

Previously

International Day for Universal Access to Information 2018

International Day for Universal Access to Information 2017

International Day for Universal Access to Information

Planeta.com

Information

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

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