Libya - IFEX Member Campaigns


This is available in:

English Français Español عربي


21 December 2011 | Libya

New rule halts delivery of journalist visas

In a letter to Libyan Prime Minister Abdurrahim al-Keib, CPJ expressed concern about the difficulties that many foreign journalists have been experiencing in obtaining a visa to the country.
26 August 2011 | Libya

ARTICLE 19 calls for freedom of expression to be protected in transitional constitutional charter

Provisions in the recently published Draft Constitutional Charter for the Transitional Stage do not fully guarantee the right to freedom of expression, says ARTICLE 19.
22 July 2011 | Libya

ANHRI celebrates conclusion of workshop on capacity building for young journalists and citizen journalism

The workshop was partially intended to provide young people with the necessary skills to contribute to media freedom in Libya.
27 June 2011 | Libya

RSF releases mission report on the birth of free media in the east

"To consolidate any democratic future, an independent and professional press must emerge from all the media initiatives launched since the start of the war," noted RSF.
28 February 2011 | Libya

UN urged to suspend Libya's rights council role

Non-governmental organisations, including four IFEX members, urged the UN General Assembly to immediately suspend Libya's membership rights in the UN Human Rights Council.
15 November 2010 | Libya

RSF contributes to UN Human Rights Council review of Libya

Libya was ranked 160th out of 178 countries in the 2010 RSF press freedom index while Muammar Gaddafi is still on the organization's list of the top 40 "Predators of Press Freedom."
23 December 2009 | Libya

IFJ backs call for media reforms

IFJ's affiliates in Libya called for new legislation to guarantee freedom of information, enhance the status of journalists and increase transparency and open government.


Putting free expression issues in perspective.

Sign up to receive IFEX In Context.

Take Action!

Call on Sri Lanka to investigate death threats against journalist Sunil Jayasekara

  • Journalist and convener of IFEX member Free Media Movement Sunil Janasekara
  • Sunil Jayasekara, journalist and convener of IFEX member Free Media Movement (FMM), has received death threats. Join the Twitter campaign now to support him!

 
IFEX is a global network of committed organisations working to defend and promote free expression.
Permission is granted for material on this website to be reproduced or republished in whole or in part provided the source member and/or IFEX is cited with a link to the original item.