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Impunity: Mexico

No. of journalists killed since 2011: 106 Cases unsolved: 95%. Fifteen years after the country’s military launched the war on drug trafficking, crimes against Mexican press workers and their disappearances are emblematic of the systemic violence which has flowed from it.

The Philippines’ media fraternity and journalist unions globally are mourning the loss of a giant of media freedom following the death of Filipino unionist and journalist Nonoy Espina on July 7. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the South East Asia Journalist Unions (SEAJU) today paid tribute to a spirited union leader who...

Claudia Mo, a former pro-democracy lawmaker, has been denied bail after the Hong Kong High Court cited Mo’s interviews and texts with reporters from the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times and the BBC as justification for denying bail. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) condemns the use of encrypted communications to deny bail...

Many IFJ affiliates took action to mark World Press Freedom Day on 3 May. Here is a non exhaustive list of their initiatives.

China’s embassy in the United Kingdom has issued a letter to the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) critiquing its reporting on China and urging the national broadcaster to “abandon bias”. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its UK affiliate, the National Union of Journalists (NUJ), reject Chinese authorities’ repeated...

To mark the International Day for Human Rights on 10 December 2020, the IFJ, the largest organisation of professional journalists with 600,000 members in 150 countries, publishes a reference document: the White Paper on Global Journalism. In addition to studies on freedom of expression, working conditions, youth or gender equality, the IFJ reports...

China correspondents for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) and the Australian Financial Review returned to Sydney on September 8 after being named as ‘persons of interest’ in a widening investigation by Chinese authorities into foreign journalists. It follows the arrest and secret detention of Australian journalist and CGTN news anchor...

To mark World Press Freedom Day on 3rd May, journalists from across the world are joining forces to launch tips for safe and fair coverage of elections at a time when politicians and their supporters are increasingly turning their fire on reporters.

Here is a list of IFJ's affiliates' activities to mark World Press Freedom Day, scheduled on May 3.

The IFJ has welcomed today's historic vote of the European Parliament to call for an end to the harassment and persecution of BBC Persian journalists and their families

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The IFJ’s 2017 campaign to end impunity kicks off on 2 November - the UN Day against impunity for crimes targeting journalists.