3 May 2013


Spread the word on 3 May, World Press Freedom Day
Daily Digest
SPOTLIGHT International / World Press Freedom Day
Impunity in journalist killings muzzles press
Committee to Protect Journalists
CPJ's 2013 Impunity Index spotlights countries where journalists are slain and the killers go free. (read more)
Français | Español | عربي

International Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
Nearly 40 Predators of Freedom of Information named in 2013
Reporters Without Borders
Français | Español | عربي

IFJ names worst jailers of journalists on World Press Freedom Day 2013
International Federation of Journalists

Africa Compiled by Caro Rolando
Opposition journalist's 18-year prison sentence upheld in Ethiopia
Committee to Protect Journalists

Press freedom group advises Gabon to draft new media law
Reporters Without Borders

Somalia / World Press Freedom Day
Report examines deadly violence against Somali journalists in 2012
National Union of Somali Journalists

Americas Compiled by Erin Woycik
Journalists in Brazil shaken but not cowed by colleagues' murders
Committee to Protect Journalists

Canada / World Press Freedom Day
Review of free expression in Canada highlights cult of secrecy
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression

Colombia / Día Mundial de la Libertad de Prensa
Recordando graves casos contra periodistas en Colombia
Fundación para la Libertad de Prensa

Shots fired at Colombian magazine journalist
Fundación para la Libertad de Prensa

Asia and Pacific Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
Asia & Pacific / World Press Freedom Day
Working within bounds: Southeast Asia's press freedom challenges for 2013
Southeast Asian Press Alliance

China / World Press Freedom Day
Report on creativity and constraint in China
PEN American Center

Middle East and North Africa Compiled by Hiba Zayadin
Bahrain / World Press Freedom Day
Press freedom in Bahrain in a dismal state
Bahrain Center for Human Rights

Egypt's post-revolution media vibrant but partisan
Index on Censorship

Key reforms suggested for a democratic Iraqi media
International Federation of Journalists

Palestine / Israel / World Press Freedom Day
In regards to press freedom, Palestinian journalists face a harsh reality
Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms


Take Action!
Kites fly against judges' windows in call to free Turkish reporters


SHARE THIS NEWSLETTER facebook twitter email
VISIT OUR WEBSITE: English | Français | Español | عربي
IFEX | PO Box 407, 555 Richmond St W, Ste 1101, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5V 3B1
You're receiving this message at because you subscribed to receive information from International Freedom of Expression Exchange.
Not interested anymore? Unsubscribe or Modify your preferences