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Spotlight: Access to Information | Free Expression & the Law | Moldova

Lack of access to information impacts ability to report on Moldovan elections

Lack of access to information impacts ability to report on Moldovan elections

In the lead-up to its first direct presidential elections in 16 years independent media outlets have encountered serious barriers to reporting. These include campaign finance laws that obstruct journalists' access to key information; and the proliferation of false information, hate speech, and internet trolls, as well as their influence on the free flow of information to citizens.

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  • Nearly 60,000 people protest corruption in Moldova
  • Nearly 60,000 people protest corruption in Moldova

    For the past five days, nearly 60,000 people have gathered in Chişinău’s National Square (Piaţa Marii Adunări Naţionale, or PMAN) to protest against pervasive corruption, demand the return of $1 billion in assets that were recently stolen from Moldova’s banking system, and call for the resignation of several senior officials, including President Nicolae Timofti.

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