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ARTICLE 19 and partners win Turkey's Media Freedom Award

22 Aug 2016

ARTICLE 19, as part of an international coalition, has been awarded a Freedom of Press Award, granted by the Journalists Association of Turkey…

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Uganda: Online News and Twitter Coverage of the 2016 Election

18 Aug 2016

ARTICLE 19 has partnered with the Centre for the Study of Media, Communication and Power, part of the Policy Institute at King’s College…

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Philippines: Right to information law must follow Executive Order

17 Aug 2016

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the Executive Order requiring all Philippine executive branch government officials to fulfil the public’s right to…

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A Deadly Shade of Green: Threats against Environmental Rights Defenders in Latin America

09 Aug 2016

IntroductionLatin America is, by far, the most dangerous region of the world for environmental human rights defenders (EHRDs). The lack of effective…

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Brazil: Olympic Games security transparency woefully lacking

05 Aug 2016

ARTICLE 19 is seriously concerned about a lack of transparency around security preparations for the upcoming Olympic Games, set to begin today.…

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Kenya: Politicians must be held to account for intimidation and harassment of journalists

24 Aug 2016

ARTICLE 19 strongly condemns the increasing attacks…

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Kenya: Parliament passes Access to Information law

19 Aug 2016

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the recent passage of the Access…

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Newsletter: Freedom of Expression in Eastern Africa

10 Aug 2016

JUNE/JULY 2016This monthly bulletin provides a snapshot…


Mexico: Intimidation of lawyers defending journalists

01 Aug 2016

The Board of the ARTICLE 19 Office for Mexico and Central…

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Gambia: Pre-electoral climate darkens as opposition leaders are jailed

27 Jul 2016

ARTICLE 19 is gravely concerned by the ongoing attacks…

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Brazil: WhatsApp services blocked nationwide in violation of freedom of expression

22 Jul 2016

ARTICLE 19 condemns the blocking of access to WhatsApp…


Algeria: Alarming attacks against independent media

06 Jul 2016

The undersigned organisations urge the Algerian authorities…

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