New York, February 14, 2017– The Committee to Protect Journalists will launch its special report, “The Best Defense: Threats to journalists’ safety demand fresh approach,” on February 21, 2017.
The report finds that more work remains to be done to improve journalists’ safety at a time of unprecedented threats, including the spread of violent non-state actors, the shrinking rule of law, and resurgent authoritarianism.
WHAT: Release of “The Best Defense: Threats to journalists’ safety demand fresh approach”
WHEN: February 21, 2017; 09:01 a.m. EST
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Note to Editors:
Embargoed copies of the report are available upon request.
CPJ Communications Department