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Malaysia: Immediately investigate death threats against human rights defender Siti Kasim

26 Jul 2017

ARTICLE 19 urges the Malaysian authorities to immediately,…

Update

UK: Ofcom should encourage community media to improve their practices, not reduce them to silence

25 Jul 2017

Ofcom, the UK regulatory authority for audiovisual…

Statement

South Sudan: Release journalist held incommunicado since 10 July

20 Jul 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns the incommunicado detention of…

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Open Development: Access to Information and the Sustainable Development Goals

19 Jul 2017

The right of access to information held by government…

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New report examines the links between the right to information and fighting poverty

19 Jul 2017

ARTICLE 19 and the Campaign for Freedom of Information…

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Vietnam: Media must have full access to meetings of the National Assembly

18 Jul 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns the announcement that reporters…

Blog

The Equustek case, explained

18 Jul 2017

Last week, the Supreme Court of Canada joined a growing…

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Tightening the Net: Online Freedoms in Iran Following Rouhani’s Reelection

17 Jul 2017

This briefing explores some of the developments and…

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Ukraine: Drop government proposals that restrict NGO activity

13 Jul 2017

ARTICLE 19 calls upon the Ukrainian Parliament to reject…

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Myanmar: Proposed changes to Telecommunications Law fail to protect free expression

13 Jul 2017

ARTICLE 19 finds that the recently proposed revisions…

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Call for Applications: Regulating “Hate Speech” in the Media

12 Jul 2017

Imagining Better Ways to Promote Equality and Freedom…

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Ethical approaches to artificial intelligence and autonomous systems at IEEE SEAS 2017

04 Jul 2017

Artificial intelligence (AI) and automated systems…

Advocacy letter

Global coalition from five nations demands “Five Eyes” respect encryption

04 Jul 2017

ARTICLE 19 joins 82 other organisations in the following…

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Vietnam: Free human rights blogger “Mother Mushroom”

04 Jul 2017

ARTICLE 19 urges the immediate release of human rights…

Statement

Qatar: Demands to close Al Jazeera endanger press freedom and access to information

29 Jun 2017

Recent demands made by Saudi Arabia and allies to Qatar…

Submission

Burundi: ARTICLE 19 and partners make joint submission to Universal Periodic Review

29 Jun 2017

ARTICLE 19, the Collaboration on ICT Policy in East…

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Myanmar: Release journalists charged for reporting in armed conflict area

28 Jun 2017

ARTICLE 19 calls for the immediate release and dropping…

Update

Canada: Supreme Court fails to protect freedom of expression beyond its borders

28 Jun 2017

Today, the Supreme Court of Canada handed down its…

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Malaysia: Drop Criminal Charges against Human Rights Defender Siti Kasim

27 Jun 2017

ARTICLE 19 strongly condemns the criminal charges brought…

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Mexico: Investigate state wrongdoings, not watchdogs

23 Jun 2017

ARTICLE 19 is extremely concerned about yesterday’s…

Advocacy letter

Tunisia: Open letter on the draft law on the creation of the Audio-visual communication body

22 Jun 2017

21 June 2017Open Letter toMr Beji Caid Essebsi, President…

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Rights Groups to F1: Reconsider Plans For Bahrain F1 As Crackdown Intensifies

22 Jun 2017

22 June 2017 - Human rights campaigners have told Formula…

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OSCE: States must urgently appoint new Representative on Freedom of the Media

20 Jun 2017

ARTICLE 19 joins a coalition of freedom of expression…

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Turkey: ARTICLE 19 submits expert opinion in the case of brothers, Ahmet and Mehmet Altan

19 Jun 2017

On Monday 19 June, ARTICLE 19 will submit an expert…

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UK: ARTICLE 19 regional director Tahmina Rahman honoured

19 Jun 2017

Tahmina Rahman has been honoured with an MBE in recognition…

Statement

Mexico: Ensure accountability for journalist murders

16 Jun 2017

The following statement was delivered by ARTICLE 19…

Statement

ARTICLE 19 Statement Delivered to the 2017 WSIS Forum High-Level Policy Sessions

16 Jun 2017

Inclusiveness and Access to Information and Knowledge  On…

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Turkey: HRC must address free expression violations

15 Jun 2017

ARTICLE 19 delivered the following joint statement at…

Policy brief

Getting Connected: New policy on freedom of expression, telcos and ISPs

14 Jun 2017

Today, at the 35th Session of the UN Human Rights Council,…

Statement

Eritrea: ARTICLE 19 disturbed at situation for free expression

14 Jun 2017

The following statement was delivered at the 35th Session…

Legal analysis

Brazil: Bills on the “right to be forgotten” should be rejected

14 Jun 2017

A new legal analysis was launched this week by…

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Bahrain: UN members states should call for release of Nabeel Rajab

13 Jun 2017

On the one year anniversay of the imprisonment of Bahraini…

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Russia: Hundreds detained in anti-corruption protests

13 Jun 2017

Yesterday hundreds of protesters were arrested and…

Update

Human Rights and the SDGs: What the 2017 WSIS Forum Can Learn from UNHRC 35

12 Jun 2017

As the 2017 WSIS Forum kicks off today at the ITU headquarters…

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UN expert calls on Internet access providers to respect free expression

12 Jun 2017

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the report of the UN Special…

Statement

Yemen: NGOs demand release of journalists held by Huthi forces for two years

09 Jun 2017

The Huthi and allied forces should immediately and…

Event

Side Event at the UNHRC: Free Expression in Turkey

08 Jun 2017

Turkey: Continuous Deterioration for Freedom of Expression15…

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Turkey: Release Taner Kiliç, chair of Amnesty International in Turkey

08 Jun 2017

 Yesterday morning, Taner Kiliç, the Chair…

Statement

Myanmar: Release and drop charges against journalists and activist charged under Article 66(d)

07 Jun 2017

ARTICLE 19 urges the Myanmar authorities to release…

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Side Event at UNHRC: Digital Access, Shutdowns and Surveillance

07 Jun 2017

Digital access, shutdowns, and surveillancePrivate…

Event

Side Event at UNHRC: Fake News and Free Expression

07 Jun 2017

“Fake News”A side event at the 35th Session…

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Ethiopia: Third Internet shutdown follows imprisonment of two human rights activists

06 Jun 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns the ongoing internet shutdown in…