What Do You Know About The World Press Freedom Day?

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Who ever thought how important press would be for our everyday life? Today it's hard to imagine a day without going through latest world news. Thanks to United Nation, we're proud to say our press has all the freedom it's supposed to! In that honor, here's a quiz on World Press Freedom Day!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When is the World Press Freedom Day?
    • A. 

      May 3rd

    • B. 

      May 1st

    • C. 

      May 2nd

    • D. 

      May 4th

  • 2. 
    Why is the World Press Day celebrated? 
    • A. 

      To remember all the fallen journalists from wars around the world

    • B. 

      To raise the awareness of how dangerous a journalist's job can be

    • C. 

      To raise awareness of the importance of freedom of the press and remind governments of their duty to respect and uphold the right to freedom of expression

    • D. 

      To raise awareness of how much impact do press have

  • 3. 
    Under which article of the Universal Declaration of the Human Rights was this decision made? 
    • A. 

      Article 9

    • B. 

      Article 99

    • C. 

      Article 89

    • D. 

      Article 19

  • 4. 
    What's another anniversary connected to World Press Day that was marked on May 3rd? 
    • A. 

      Johannesburg Declaration

    • B. 

      Windhoek Declaration

    • C. 

      Gaborone Declaration

    • D. 

      Accra Declaration

  • 5. 
    When did the United Nations begin to award prizes and hold conferences on this day? 
    • A. 

      In 1993

    • B. 

      In 1992

    • C. 

      In 1991

    • D. 

      In 1990

  • 6. 
    What's the name of the prize UNESCO's giving in honor of one killed Colombian journalist? 
    • A. 

      Carlos Gabriel Sanchez

    • B. 

      Alejandro Serra Bustamante

    • C. 

      Guillermo Cano Isaza

    • D. 

      Felipe Juan Martinez

  • 7. 
    What was the theme of the first World Press Day conference hold in London? 
    • A. 

      Freedom of information: the right to know

    • B. 

      The Media and Armed Conflict

    • C. 

      Press Freedom is a Cornerstone of Human Rights

    • D. 

      Covering the War on Global Terrorism

  • 8. 
    Where was the latest (2018) World Press Day conference? 
    • A. 

      Accra

    • B. 

      Jakarta

    • C. 

      Colombo

    • D. 

      Paris

  • 9. 
    When was the World Press Day prize created? 
    • A. 

      In 1994

    • B. 

      In 2000

    • C. 

      In 1999

    • D. 

      In 1997

  • 10. 
    When was the conference in Belgrade? 
    • A. 

      In 2004

    • B. 

      In 2017

    • C. 

      In 2000

    • D. 

      In 2010

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