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Media is critical to democracy

Media is critical to democracy

Journalistic work should not be stifled through detention of journalists who are conducting their duties in a professional manner, MISA Zambia has said.

Governments should come up with punitive measures for crimes against journalists

Governments should come up with punitive measures for crimes against journalists

The event, which coincided with the 10th anniversary of the United Nations Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity, was jointly organised by MISA, UNESCO, the Government of Zimbabwe (Ministry of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services), Media Monitors and the International Media Support (IMS).