Responses to the coronavirus could shift the long-term paradigm for press freedom. CPJ is monitoring 10 types of global press freedom violations, including laws against ‘fake news,’ journalists’ arrests, and surveillance.
Click on the buttons in the legend to explore the types of attacks, and hover over each point on the map for more information on each violation.
CPJ’s safety experts provide information and support to all journalists, including freelancers and media workers, around the world. They host free information sessions with individual journalists or newsrooms on risk assessment, physical safety, and digital security. Please complete one of the forms below.
For journalists in jail, freedom is matter of life or death.
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The following funding opportunities are available to journalists struggling due to COVID-19.