The Southeast Asian Press Alliance is seeking proposals from qualified individuals or teams to conduct an external evaluation of the… Read More
The November 8 national elections in Burma emphasised the role of the media in providing information for citizens to better… Read More
Apprehensive. If there was one word to describe the mood of the SEAPA staff and fellows on arriving in Yangon… Read More
Application Deadline: 24 September 2015 To apply, please visit this link. The coming general election in Myanmar on 8… Read More
Some of the press freedom- and free expression-related events and issues you might have missed last week
Unidentified men riding a motorcycle shot Mario Contaoi who has been identified by different reports as a volunteer reporter, program anchor, as well as a university professor and beach owner on 6 January 2017, in Magsingal town, Ilocos Sur, a province 370 kilometers north of Manila.
The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP), a media organization focused on welfare and safety of journalists, reported a denial of service attack on its website on 9 January 2017.
The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines announces the return of its website, http://www.nujp.org/, which was taken down by a massive denial of service attack Monday night.
Wai Mar Theint is the secretary of the Myanmar Journalist Network (MJN), which was established to defend media rights. She… Read More
Esther Htusan, who was born and raised in Kachin State, is a correspondent for the Associate Press (AP) since 2013.… Read More
With conflicts escalating in Myanmar’s Kachin, Karen, Shan and Rakhine States, journalists’ access to those areas for reporting remained unsafe… Read More
Southeast Asian Press Alliance (SEAPA) talked with Ye Naing Moe, the director of Yangon Journalism School (YJS) about independent media… Read More