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6 June 2014
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SPOTLIGHT  |  International / Americas
World Environment Day: the importance of ensuring access to information, free expression
World Environment Day [5 June] provides an opportunity to shed light on the increasing importance of the right to environmental information and citizens' right to participate in decision making processes.
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Journalism safety: A year in review
World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers
Africa | République démocratique du Congo
Détention d'un journaliste en RDC pendant quatre heures dans un cachot
Journaliste en danger
Americas | Colombia
Periodistas son retenidos durante dos horas en institución en Colombia
Fundación para la Libertad de Prensa
Americas | Ecuador
Communications body vows to investigate crime reports by local outlets in Ecuador
Fundación Andina para la Observación y el Estudio de Medios
Americas | Honduras
Persiste la intimidación y el asecho en contra de reportero de televisión hondureño
Comité por la Libre Expresión
Americas | United States
Dating site in U.S. fights trademark claim from Mormon Church
Electronic Frontier Foundation
Asia and Pacific | Burma
Burma's election body objects to Aung San Suu Kyi speech, warns opposition
Human Rights Watch
Asia and Pacific | Pakistan
In Pakistan, regulatory body suspends Geo TV broadcasts for 15 days
Pakistan Press Foundation
Asia and Pacific | Tibet (China)
CPJ welcomes release of Tibetan filmmaker Dhondup Wangchen in China
Committee to Protect Journalists
Europe and Central Asia | Finland
European Court of Human Rights grants appeal hearing to Finnish photographer
International Federation of Journalists
Europe and Central Asia | Uzbekistan
Critically ill activist freed in Uzbekistan
Human Rights Watch
Middle East and North Africa | Egypt
Egyptian prosecutor calls for maximum jail term in AlJazeera case, trial termed a "farce"
Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance
Middle East and North Africa | Israel / Palestine
Israeli forces interrupt broadcast of "Good morning Jerusalem" programme; journalist assaulted
Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms
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