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

17 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 calls for a full, independent and speedy…


Brazil: Human rights defenders and journalists facing unprecedented risks

22 Sep 2017

The following statement was delivered by ARTICLE 19…

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Event: How to Free the Media in Turkey?

14 Sep 2017

Yesterday morning, on Wednesday 13 September, ARTICLE…

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Human Rights and Justice Advocates at Serious Risk in the OSCE Region

11 Sep 2017

We, members of the Civic Solidarity Platform (CSP),…


South Sudan: Release of political dissidents must be followed by action to protect freedom of expression

22 Aug 2017

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the August 11 decision of the National…

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Kenya: Protect right to free expression in wake of contested elections

15 Aug 2017

On 8 August, Kenyans went to the polls to decide their…

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#GobiernoEspía: Victims’ lawyers in Narvarte case targets of Pegasus spyware

09 Aug 2017

A new analysis by Citizen Lab, of the University of…

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Azerbaijan: Afgan Mukhtarli abducted in Georgia and detained on smuggling and trespassing charges

01 Jun 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns the sentencing of freelance investigative…

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Kenya: Threats to Media Ahead of August Polls

30 May 2017

(Nairobi, May 30, 2017) – Authorities in Kenya have…

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Mexico: End impunity for attacks on the press after six killed this year

18 May 2017

This week, on 15 May 2017, Mexican journalist Jesús…

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Brazil: New report highlights violations against communicators in 2016

04 May 2017

ARTICLE 19 today launches the fifth edition of its…

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Bangladesh: Violations against journalists and online activists in 2016

02 May 2017

In 2016, Bangladesh faced another violent and repressive…

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Bangladesh: Violations against journalists and online activists in 2016

02 May 2017

ARTICLE 19 today launches its annual freedom of expression…

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Letter to PACE on addressing the human rights situation in the North Caucasus

21 Apr 2017

Members of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council…


Uganda: Government must safeguard freedom of expression after arrest and attack

18 Apr 2017

ARTICLE 19 is concerned by the recent abduction, torture,…

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Bahrain: Rights Groups to F1: Cancel the Race if You Can't Guarantee Safety

06 Apr 2017

The Formula 1 Grand Prix in Bahrain should be cancelled…

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Cambodia: ARTICLE 19 demands #Free5KH

05 Apr 2017

Almost a year since their arbitrary detention, ARTICLE…

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Kenya: Journalist assaulted and injured by police officers

27 Mar 2017

ARTICLE 19 is dismayed by the brutal assault of Isaiah…

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Iran: Repression of those seeking truth and justice for 1980s killings needs to stop

16 Mar 2017

The Iranian authorities should stop the harassment,…

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Uganda: Court finds police officer guilty of assaulting journalists

13 Mar 2017

ARTICLE 19 welcomes a court verdict in which a senior…

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Breaking the Silence: Protecting women's freedom of expression online and offline

08 Mar 2017

The most telling measure of the power of women’s…

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Myanmar: Journalist reporting on illegal logging and corruption facing threats and harassment

18 Feb 2017

ARTICLE 19 is concerned about continued harassment…

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Brazil: Report analyses recent process of criminalisation of protests

09 Feb 2017

Study describes how the Executive, Legislative and…

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Myanmar: Journalist investigating illegal logging killed

14 Dec 2016

ARTICLE 19 is extremely concerned about the death of…

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Syria: Abducted Activists’ Whereabouts Remain Unknown

09 Dec 2016

The prominent Syrian human rights defenders Razan Zaitouneh,…

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United States must protect freedom of expression at home and abroad

11 Nov 2016

“ARTICLE 19 calls on President-elect Donald Trump,…

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The Cycle of Silence: Impunity in Murders of Communicators in Brazil

02 Nov 2016

This report is in response to the urgent need for systemic…

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Brazil: new report analyses impunity in crimes against communicators

02 Nov 2016

To mark the The International Day to End Impunity for…

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Russian Investigative Journalist and Activist Grigory Pasko Attacked

29 Sep 2016

ARTICLE 19 submitted this alert to the Council…

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UN HRC: Resolution on Safety of Journalists Breaks New Ground

29 Sep 2016

Download this report as a pdf hereThe UN Human Rights…

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Jordan: Journalist's murder must be fully and transparently investigated

27 Sep 2016

On 25 September, Jordanian journalist and writer Nahid…


UN HRC: States must end impunity for attacks on journalists

16 Sep 2016

General Debate on Item 3Oral Statement ARTICLE…

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Myanmar: United Nations General Assembly resolution is still needed

01 Sep 2016

ALTSEAN-Burma, Amnesty International, ARTICLE 19, Civil…

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

09 Aug 2016

IntroductionLatin America is, by far, the most dangerous…

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Environmental Human Rights Defenders: risks and challenges

24 Jun 2016

ARTICLE 19 joined the Center for International Environmental…

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Newsletter: Freedom of Expression in Eastern Africa

09 Jun 2016

MAY 2016This monthly bulletin provides a snapshot of…

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Brazil: Attacks against communicators on the rise

03 May 2016

Brazil is facing a freedom of expression crisis. ARTICLE…

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Mexico: Without free press there is no democracy

03 May 2016

Freedom of the press is a key indicator for the democracy…

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Kenya: Women Journalists' Digital Security

01 May 2016

The Internet continues to be an enabling space and…

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Gambia: Death of Ebrima Solo Sandeng must be investigated and protesters released

18 Apr 2016

Following the violent crackdown and arrest of several…

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Minding the Gap: Mapping the needs of Human Rights Defenders in Exile

15 Apr 2016

ARTICLE19 has created a new interactive map to illustrate…

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South Sudan: UPR Submission

06 Apr 2016

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the opportunity to contribute to…

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UNHRC 31: Resolution requires States to protect defenders of economic, social and cultural rights

01 Apr 2016

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the adoption by the UN Human Rights…