Election 2022 and press freedom – Manila Bulletin  Manila BulletinView Full Coverage on Google News
PAGBABAGO In two days, the country will face one of its most challenging political exercises. This comes six days after the commemoration of World Press Freedom Day which this year marks an important watershed.  More than the years before, there has been a marked increase in fake news, disinforma

Election 2022 and press freedom – Manila Bulletin

DEMAGOGUERY cloaked in the guise of populism is sweeping many parts of the globe, including our region. The ...DEMAGOGUERY cloaked in the guise of populism is sweeping many parts of the globe, including our region. The ...

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ISLAMABAD: Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb said on Tuesday that the ultimate conscience of society was a responsible, conscientious free press.Taking to Twitter to mark...ISLAMABAD: Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb said on Tuesday that the ultimate conscience of society was a responsible, conscientious free press.Taking to Twitter to mark...

Responsible, free press ultimate conscience of society: Marriyum

Pakistan remains among the top 10 countries where predators of attacks on journalists and media go unpunished. | World NewsPakistan remains among the top 10 countries where predators of attacks on journalists and media go unpunished.

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JOINT PRESS RELEASE Indian authorities are increasingly targeting journalists and online critics for their criticism of government policies and practices, including by prosecuting them under counterterrorism and sedition laws, ten human rights organizations said today on World Press Freedom Day. The Indian authorities should respect the right to freedom of expression and release any journalists […]JOINT PRESS RELEASE Indian authorities are increasingly targeting journalists and online critics for their criticism of government policies and practices, including by prosecuting them under counterterrorism and sedition laws, ten human rights organizations said today on World Press Freedom Day. The Indian authorities should respect the right to freedom of expression and release any journalists […]

India: Authorities Should Stop Targeting, Prosecuting Journalists and Online Critics - Amnesty International

The Foreign Secretary and her counterparts in the Global Partnership signed a joint statement to call attention to the threats that women journalists face.The Foreign Secretary and her counterparts in the Global Partnership signed a joint statement to call attention to the threats that women journalists face.

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Myanmar law students are reporting for JURIST on challenges to the rule of law in their country under the military junta that deposed the civilian government of Aung San Suu Kyi in February 2021. Here...

Myanmar dispatch: 'we've time-traveled back to a dark past' - JURIST - News

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Menendez, Rubio, Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Resolution to Commemorate World Press Freedom Day | United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

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Islamabad, May 04: Muhammad Farooq Rehmani, Convener All Parties Hurriyat Conference AJK chapter, has strongly lambasted India for muzzling and squeezing the local press and media for human rights …

Media & human rights targets of dark monsters in IIOJK: Farooq Rehmani – Kashmir Media Service

They have traditionally worked in one of Africa’s most dangerous environments, targeted by Al-Shabaab and govt operatives. They have traditionally worked in one of Africa’s most dangerous environments, targeted by Al-Shabaab and govt operatives.

Media freedom: Somali journalists under attack by Shabaab, state and online trolls - The East African

Tanzania’s president has called for a review of the East African country’s media laws and regulations to ensure greater protection for journalists and media opennessTanzania’s president has called for a review of the East African country’s media laws and regulations to ensure greater protection for journalists and media openness

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  KABUL (Pajhwok): The UN secretary-general says journalists and media workers are facing increasing politicisation of their work and growing threats to their freedom. On

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On World Press Freedom Day, the IĠM says crime-busting agencies should do their job without fear or favour and in this way, give value to journalists’ work to uncover wrongdoingOn World Press Freedom Day, the IĠM says crime-busting agencies should do their job without fear or favour and in this way, give value to journalists’ work to uncover wrongdoing

State responsible to create environment that values work of journalists, IĠM says

It is the simplest of truths that should be self-evident, but here it is anyway: you cannot have a democracy without accountability. In South Africa, it is only the media that can reliably provide this public service. News media is the remaining edifice, the final chance we have as a country to...It is the simplest of truths that should be self-evident, but here it is anyway: you cannot have a democracy without accountability. In South Africa, it is only the media that can reliably provide this public service. News media is the remaining edifice, the final chance we have as a country to make the criminals of all shades and political inclinations face the accountability they deserve.

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Acting VOA Director Yolanda López delivered the keynote address, Tuesday, May 3, for the Opening of the Academic Conference on the Safety of Journalists at UNESCO’s World Press Freedom Day Global Conference 2022 in Punta Del Este, Uruguay. López spoke to the theme of this years’ conference,...Acting VOA Director Yolanda López delivered the keynote address, Tuesday, May 3, for the Opening of the Academic Conference on the Safety of Journalists at UNESCO’s World Press Freedom Day Global Conference 2022 in Punta Del Este, Uruguay. López spoke to the theme of this years’ conference,...

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GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC – Guyana’s President, Irfaan Ali, on Tuesday sought to assure media operatives and citizens that the Government has no intention of using modern technology such as spyware to monitor their activities. He gave the promise as he addressed members of the media fraternity at the start of the two-day National Conference and […]

Guyana President Assures Public: No Spying on Local Media or Citizens - The St Kitts Nevis Observer

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(Commentary) Kuhmo, Finland: I am still meandering along the border separating Finland from Russia. Everywhere I go, I enjoy the benefits of a press card that grants me freedom to knock on doors. On the other side of the border, the situation is a stark opposite.(Commentary) Kuhmo, Finland: I am still meandering along the border separating Finland from Russia. Everywhere I go, I enjoy the benefits of a press card that grants me freedom to knock on doors. On the other side of the border, the situation is a stark opposite.

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World Press Freedom Day is May 3. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and journalists from TV Rain, which was the last independent media outlet in Russia, Tikhon Dzyadko and Ekaterina Kotrikadze join Washington Post Live at 11:00 a.m. ET for conversations about the state of press freedom around the world, the challenges of today’s information landscape and the critical role of journalists in chronicling the Russian invasion of Ukraine.World Press Freedom Day is May 3. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and journalists from TV Rain, which was the last independent media outlet in Russia, Tikhon Dzyadko and Ekaterina Kotrikadze join Washington Post Live at 11:00 a.m. ET for conversations about the state of press freedom around the world, the challenges of today’s information landscape and the critical role of journalists in chronicling the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

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At least 143 journalists have been arrested in thirteen months since the military junta seized power in Burma, a record number of arrests reported within 30 years, said the Institute for Strategy and Policy-Myanmar. In a report issued on 2 May, a day before World Press Freedom day, it said that over the past year the military council has also suspended the licenses of 11 newsAt least 143 journalists have been arrested in thirteen months since the military junta seized power in Burma, a record number of arrests reported within 30 years, said the Institute for Strategy and Policy-Myanmar. In a report issued on 2 May, a day before World Press Freedom day, it said that over the past year the military council has also suspended the licenses of 11 news media outlets of Myanmar. From February to December last year, 132 journalists were arrested. Out of them 27 journalists have been imprisoned.

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As the world commemorates world press freedom day, some practitioners and other experts say that a lot needs to be done to improve the profession that has degenerated in the recent past. Speaking... As the world commemorates world press freedom day, some practitioners and other experts say that a lot needs to be done to improve the profession that has degenerated in the recent past. Speaking...

Journalists urged to embrace ethical practices - NTV Uganda

Today is World Press Freedom Day. On the world calendar, this is arguably one of the most important commemorative days. We here at NEWSCO/OBSERVER are acutely aware of that fact, because we were conceived, and came of age, in an era when there was only one government-controlled (ABS radio and…Today is World Press Freedom Day. On the world calendar, this is arguably one of the most important commemorative days. We here at NEWSCO/OBSERVER are acutely aware of that fact, because we were conceived, and came of age, in an era when there was only one government-controlled (ABS radio and…

Here’s to an unfettered press | Antigua Observer Newspaper

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Malawi breaking news publishing 24 hours a day news about Malawi, Malawi Business, Malawi Tourism, Malawi Politics, Malawi NewsJournalists across the globe yesterday celebrated World Press Freedom Day. Commemorated under the theme “Journalism Under Digital Siege”, the day provided journalists yet another opportunity to celebrate their achievements and to reflect on the challenges

Delving into Chakwera’s pledge to defend journalists, promote freedom of expression - Malawi Nyasa Times - News from Malawi about Malawi

The Nigeria Union of Journalists, (NUJ), Yobe State Council has tasked working Journalists in the state to be professionals in their reportage andThe Nigeria Union of Journalists, (NUJ), Yobe State Council has tasked working Journalists in the state to be professionals in their reportage and

Yobe: Fact check your sources, information before publishing - NUJ to newsmen - Daily Post Nigeria

The Nigeria Union of Journalists, (NUJ), Yobe State Council has tasked working Journalists in the state to be professionals in their reportage andThe Nigeria Union of Journalists, (NUJ), Yobe State Council has tasked working Journalists in the state to be professionals in their reportage and

Yobe: Fact check your sources, information before publishing - NUJ to newsmen - Daily Post Nigeria

Congressmen Adam Schiff (D-California) and Steve Chabot (R-Ohio), co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Freedom of the Press Caucus, marked World Press Freedom Day by introducing a resolution highlighting the importance of an independent press to a healthy democracy, condemning threats against members of the media, and reaffirming the United States’ commitment to promoting and defending freedom of the press at home and around the world.Congressmen Adam Schiff (D-California) and Steve Chabot (R-Ohio), co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Freedom of the Press Caucus, marked World Press Freedom Day by introducing a resolution highlighting the importance of an independent press to a healthy democracy, condemning threats against members of the media, and reaffirming the United States’ commitment to promoting and defending freedom of the press at home and around the world.

Schiff, Chabot introduce resolution on World Press Freedom Day condemning threats against journalists | Editor and Publisher

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On World Press Freedom Day, journalists discussed views on the topic “The State of Media Freedom in the Philippines: Journalism Under Siege.”On World Press Freedom Day, journalists discussed views on the topic “The State of Media Freedom in the Philippines: Journalism Under Siege.”

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Punta del Este, Uruguay, May 2 (EFE).- The general director of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay, on Monday during the official inauguration of the international entity’s conference for World Press Freedom Day, discussed the risks that new technologies are posing for journalism. Azoulay, a French citizen, participated along with Uruguayan President Luis Lacalle Pou in the official …

UNESCO emphasizes risks that new technologies pose for journalism - La Prensa Latina Media

From Russia to India, it has never been more dangerous to pursue the truth. But new tactics bring hope, says Mary Fitzgerald of Open Society FoundationsFrom Russia to India, it has never been more dangerous to pursue the truth. But new tactics bring hope, says Mary Fitzgerald of Open Society Foundations

Around the world, journalists are resisting the regimes that would jail and kill them | Mary Fitzgerald | The Guardian

World Press Freedom Day is a reminder of why democracy and a free press matter. But conversations about safety, sustainability and sourcing need to be an all-year priority World Press Freedom Day is a reminder of why democracy and a free press matter. But conversations about safety, sustainability and sourcing need to be an all-year priority

Five questions for every newsroom to ask themselves on World Press Freedom Day | Media news

Youngstown, Ohio-- The Rica building in Youngstown will soon be the canvas for a brand new mural, the Youngstown Press Club will hold a special ceremony in honor of World Press Freedom Day and several businesses cut the ribbon last week with more on the way this week. This is the Daily Buzz.The Rica building in Youngstown will soon be the canvas for a brand new mural, the Youngstown Press Club will hold a special ceremony in honor of World Press Freedom Day and several businesses cut the ribbon last week with more on the way this week. This is the Daily Buzz.

A Ceremony in Honor of World Press Freedom Day; A New Mural Coming To Youngstown

MONROVIA – The orator of this year’s World Press Freedom Day, Mayor Jefferson Koijee, has called for the establishment of a board or commission that would serve as a watchdog over the media.Speaking at the celebration in Rivergee County, Mayor Koijee

Liberia: World Press Freedom Day Orator, Jefferson Koijee, Calls for a Watchdog over the Media – FrontPageAfrica

MONROVIA – The orator of this year’s World Press Freedom Day, Mayor Jefferson Koijee, has called for the establishment of a board or commission that would serve as a watchdog over the media.Speaking at the celebration in Rivergee County, Mayor Koijee

Liberia: World Press Freedom Day Orator, Jefferson Koijee, Calls for a Watchdog over the Media – FrontPageAfrica

Western Canada’s oldest newspaper was the setting Mayor Brian Bowman used to mark World Press F...Western Canada’s oldest newspaper was the setting Mayor Brian Bowman used to mark World Press Freedom Day, which highlights the importance of a free and independent press.May 3 serves not just to support journalists but for governments and communities to reflect on the importance of press freedom, Bowman said in the atrium of the Free Press building Tuesday.

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The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) has called on the federal government to make newsprint, broadcast equipment and all other consumables in the media sector tax free. It made the call in a statement on Monday, signed by its President, Mustapha Isah and the General Secretary, Iyobosa Uwugiaren, to mark the World Press Freedom Day, […]

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May 3 is World Press Freedom Day. A time to celebrate freedom of speech, and, specifically, media freedom. But we should also use this occasion to reflect on the role of the news media, writes Professor Lizette Rabe. May 3 is World Press Freedom Day. A time to celebrate freedom of speech, and, specifically, media freedom. But we should also use this occasion to reflect on the role of the news media, writes Professor Lizette Rabe.

OPINION | Lizette Rabe: Journalism – the lifeblood of a democracy | News24

Secretary of State Antony Blinken will deliver remarks on Tuesday in recognition of World Press Freedom Day. The event is scheduled to begin at 10:55 a.m. ET. Watch the video above.Secretary of State Antony Blinken will deliver remarks on Tuesday in recognition of World Press Freedom Day. The event is scheduled to begin at 10:55 a.m. ET. Watch the video above.

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