World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers


#EndImpunity

"Unless our societies fully appreciate the value of professional journalism - and that it contributes directly to their betterment - then our own efforts will always be limited to reacting to attacks and insecurity rather than by being proactive in eliminating the causes of it."

Author

Andrew Heslop's picture

Andrew Heslop

Date

2016-02-05 17:49

"People are dying to bring us the morning headlines, yet rarely receive mention. What message does it send our society if we can barely address the dangers of our own profession between our own pages?"

Author

Andrew Heslop's picture

Andrew Heslop

Date

2016-02-05 10:58

Our organisation actively monitors the cases of media employees who pay the ultimate price in their efforts to bring us the news.

Author

Andrew Heslop's picture

Andrew Heslop

Date

2016-01-11 13:37

The 2015 International Partnership Mission to Indonesia (IPMI) has released its Observations and Recommendations, including a detailed list of suggested measures to protect freedom of expression. The Observations and Recommendations focus on challenges faced by local and foreign journalists, legal and regulatory threats to freedom of expression and Indonesia’s continuing climate of impunity for attacks against journalists and media workers.

Author

Andrew Heslop's picture

Andrew Heslop

Date

2015-12-23 12:04

An international delegation of media and freedom of expression organisations, including WAN-IFRA, met with the Indonesian government to discuss the state of media in the country. It highlighted concerns regarding journalist safety and an environment that poses significant threats to freedom of expression after a week-long visit to meet with journalists, civil society and government representatives.

Author

Andrew Heslop's picture

Andrew Heslop

Date

2015-11-13 11:39

"Although this day sounds new to most journalists in Zambia, there has been increasing impunity among politicians and those in the government to commit all sorts of crimes against journalists."

Author

Andrew Heslop's picture

Andrew Heslop

Date

2015-10-26 12:41

Syndicate content