World Press Freedom Day 2023

Every year on May 3, we observe World Press Freedom Day to increase understanding about the significance of a press that is free and not influenced by external forces

Theme : “Shaping a Future of Rights: Freedom of Expression as a Driver for All Other Human Rights,”

The UNESCO General Conference proposed the idea of World Press Freedom Day in 1991

to celebrate and promote the fundamental principles of press freedom.

In 1993, the UN General Assembly passed a resolution to officially declare May 3 as World Press Freedom Day