Country Reports

This section examines the state of press freedom around the world, documenting violations and major media developments. Please select your region and countries of interest.

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The Americas & the Caribbean


Discurso por Daniela Pastrana, Periodistas de a Pie

Mi país, México, es un país en el que cada 26 horas se reporta una agresión a un periodista. Desde el 2000, año de la transición política, han sido asesinados 82 periodistas y 17 más están desaparecidos. Es un país en el que el...[more]

Asia & the Pacific


Address by Yara Bader, on behalf of Mazen Darwish

IPI World Congress in Myanmar, March 28, 2015[more]



IPI World Congress honours Syrian, Mexican journalists

Ceremony in Yangon pays tribute to courage in the face of repression[more]

Middle East and North Africa


Journalists urge Myanmar to recommit to media freedom

IPI members say recent, troubling developments threaten progress[more]

Sub Saharan Africa


IPI calls on Nigerian military to immediately release Al Jazeera journalists

Pair confined to hotel for over a week after covering military operations against Boko Haram[more]