Jailed Egyptian photographer Mahmoud Abu Zeid, popularly known as Shawkan won the 2018 Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO).
Source- DD News
Static/Current Takeaways Important for NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018-
- The UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize was established in 1997 by UNESCO in honour of Guillermo Cano Isaza, a Colombian journalist.
- France’s Audrey Azoulay- 11th DG of UNESCO, Headquarters- Paris, France.