# to increase awareness;The United Nations Assistance Mission in Iraq (UNAMI) and the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) have jointly created a Human Rights Strategy for Iraq, in which UNESCO is declared lead agency for media.
# to act as a catalyst for reinforcing regional, national and international policies on human rights and press freedom;
# to foster cooperation with all actors and networks.
Read a UNESCO article about "Support for fair, safe and professional media election coverage" in Iraq.
Read about UNESCO's program of Media Development in Iraq.