2021 International Press Freedom Awards
On November 18, 2021, CPJ honored brave, courageous journalists from around the world at our 2021 International Press Freedom Award ceremony. CPJ’s 2021 award winners: Katsiaryna Barysevich Katsiaryna Barysevich is a Belarusian journalist who spent months in prison on charges of “violating medical confidentiality with grave consequences” in connection with her reporting on large-scale protests….
Staff of Hong Kong’s Ming Pao fights leadership change
Hong Kong’s besieged media were dealt another blow this week, with news that the editor-in-chief of the city’s once most trusted Chinese-language newspaper will be replaced with a potentially pro-establishment editor.