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UNGA resolution calls for an end to attacks on women journalists

22 Nov 2017

The UN General Assembly (UNGA) Third Committee has…

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UNGA resolution renews consensus support for human rights defenders

22 Nov 2017

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the adoption by consensus of a…

Statement

Requiring media to register as ‘foreign agents’ poses threat to free speech

17 Nov 2017

ARTICLE 19 is concerned about proposed amendments to…

Statement

Azerbaijan: Legislative amendments raise alarm

10 Nov 2017

The Azerbaijani government’s proposed amendments…

Advocacy letter

Human rights organisations urge UN General Assembly to adopt human rights resolution on Iran

07 Nov 2017

To: Member States of the United Nations General AssemblyYour…

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Internet protocol community has a new tool to respect human rights

03 Nov 2017

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the Internet Research Task Force’s…

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Acting on UN HRC Resolution 33-2 on the Safety of Journalists: Prevent, Protect, Prosecute

02 Nov 2017

In 2016, the UN Human Rights Council (HRC) adopted…

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It’s time to end impunity for attacks on journalists

02 Nov 2017

This year, on 15 May, award winning journalist Javier…

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Council of Europe: Impunity for journalist murders must end

02 Nov 2017

On International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against…

Country report

Bangladesh: Ending impunity and protecting journalists from attacks

02 Nov 2017

Despite international recognition of the need to protect…

Statement

Tanzania: Ban on newspapers raises concerns for press freedom

01 Nov 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns the 24 October 2017 decision to…

Statement

Kenya: End excessive use of force against protesters

31 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns the continued violent disruption…

Press release

Mexico: Media freedom requires clear and precise rules on public advertising

30 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19, International Media Support (IMS) and the…

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Paraguay: Trial for journalist Pablo Medina’s murder begins

25 Oct 2017

On 23 October 2017, in Assunción, Paraguay,…

Statement

ARTICLE 19 joins Partnership on AI to benefit people and society

25 Oct 2017

Recent advances in Artificial Intelligence (AI) offer…

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Special Rapporteur: Lack of UN-wide access to information policy “intolerable”

24 Oct 2017

The UN Special Rapporteur on freedom of opinion and…

Statement

Somalia: Journalist sentenced to 18 months in prison for defamation and “fake news”

19 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 is concerned by the recent conviction and…

Statement

Malta: Killing of anti-corruption blogger must be thoroughly investigated

17 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 calls for a full, independent and speedy…

Statement

Privacy: Yes! But not at the ITU

16 Oct 2017

People are worried about their privacy. We are worried…

Statement

Kenya: Ban on protests must be lifted

16 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns the 12 October 2017 announcement…

Statement

Press freedom organisations condemn US withdrawal from UNESCO

13 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ)…

Update

Artificial Intelligence: ARTICLE 19 calls for protection of freedom of expression in the debate

13 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 submitted evidence to the United Kingdom’s…

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US: Trump comments on revoking media licenses threaten free speech

13 Oct 2017

Recent comments by US President Donald Trump calling…

Update

Wifi Standards need to address privacy and security

13 Oct 2017

As part of ARTICLE 19’s continuing efforts to…

Submission

Artificial Intelligence: ARTICLE 19 calls for protection of freedom of expression in the debate

12 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 submitted evidence to the United Kingdom’s…

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Iran: End arbitrary detention of media charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

12 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 strongly condemns new charges brought against…

Submission

Azerbaijan: Joint UPR Submission finds serious deterioration on free expression

10 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19, together with Reporters without Borders,…

Submission

Russia: Joint UPR Submission shows restrictive new laws on free expression

10 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19, Mass Media Defence Centre, OVD-Info,…

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Egypt: Crackdown on LGBTQI people and their supporters must stop

06 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 strongly condemns the arrests of people…

Statement

Support the Motion for Dismissal of the PACE President Pedro Agramunt

06 Oct 2017

We, members of the NGO coalition the Civic Solidarity…

Statement

Bangladesh: UPR Submission urges action on free expression commitments

06 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 and Research Initiatives Bangladesh (RIB)…

Statement

EU fails to protect free speech online, again

05 Oct 2017

On 28 September 2017, the European Commission published…

Statement

Spain: Excessive and disproportionate use of police force

04 Oct 2017

Last Sunday, police forces in Catalonia engaged in…

Statement

Kenya: Police brutally assault University students

03 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns the brutal assault by police against…

Statement

USA: Silencing dissent is the trump card of dictators, not democracies

03 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 is deeply concerned by US President Trump’s…

Statement

Uganda: Ban on live coverage limits access to information

02 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 is concerned by the recent directive issued…

Update

Brazil: New report analyses how Brazilian courts use the Access to Information Law

02 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 Brazil & South America has launched…

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Myanmar: Failure to condemn atrocity crimes and hate speech fanning flames of crisis in Rakhine

29 Sep 2017

As violence and displacement continues in Myanmar’s…

Legal analysis

Morocco: Draft Law Regarding the Right to Access Information

28 Sep 2017

On International Right To Know Day, ARTICLE 19 urges…

Legal analysis

Iran: Review of the Publication and Free Access to Information Act 2009

28 Sep 2017

In this analysis, ARTICLE 19 reviews Iran’s Publication…

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The Right to Information Around the World

28 Sep 2017

On Right to Know Day 2017, we've looked at the right…

Press release

Morocco: Draft Law on Access To Information must be improved before it is adopted

28 Sep 2017

Today, on international right to know day, ARTICLE…