Press Freedom


South African journalists: From joy to jitters

The optimism seen in 1994 has become clouded with pessimism for the future of press freedom [more]


IPI urges stepped-up probe into death of Filipina journalist

Newspaper correspondent suffered multiple gunshot wounds in attack at her home[more]


World Press Freedom Hero urges Iran to free journalists

Mashallah Shamsolvaezin says his country currently holds 48 in prison [more]

World Congress News


IPI members call for court review of South African bill

General Assembly delegates unanimously adopt resolution criticising 'secrecy' legislation[more]


Expert says colonial-era defamation laws persist in Africa

In an interview with IPI, South Africa's Justine Limpitlaw pushes campaign to decriminalise defamation and insult laws[more]


IPI World Congress panel addresses ethics

Journalists discuss unending question, look towards solutions[more]