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WORLD PRESS FREEDOM DAY

2 February 2005 Background Following the collapse of the Berlin Wall, UNESCO convened an informal East-West meeting of media professionals… Read More

Declarations on Promoting Independent and Pluralistic Media

2 February 2005 Declaration of Windhoek, 3 May 1991, Endorsed by the General Conference at its twenty-sixth session – 1991… Read More

Media advocacy group CMFR releases primer on Philippines for World Press Freedom Day

2 May 2007Source: Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility (CMFR) The media advocacy and press freedom group Center for Media… Read More

Thai security option could be pretext for controlling press, too

1 December 2004 The Southeast Asian Press Alliance (SEAPA) expresses grave concern over reports that the Thai government is mulling… Read More

IFJ Calls on Prime Minister to Relinquish Stake in ITV Television Network

22 August 2003Source: International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), Brussels The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), the global organisation of journalists… Read More

Call on the Cambodian Government to Guarantee Freedom of Expression During the Election

21 July 2003Source: ARTICLE 19, London ARTICLE 19, Forum-Asia and ADHOC are concerned over the violations of freedom of expression,… Read More

TJA Says Year 2002 was the Year of Media Co-optation

8 January 2003 Thai Journalists Association (TJA) says the Year 2002 marks the year of media co-optation when overall abuses… Read More

AJI members missing in Banda Aceh, appeal for assistance for journalists affected by tsunami disaster

30 December 2004Source: Alliance of Independent Journalists (AJI), Jakarta 16 AJI members and one AJI staffer still missing in Banda… Read More