Ahead of World Press Freedom Day join the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), The George Washington University School of Media & Public Affairs and the Committee to Protect Journalists for a lunch conversation on challenges and new trends in international media freedom, access to information, and journalist safety.
Panel debate: what the international community needs to focus on to better support and protect press and media freedom.
The Cornell International Affairs Society's annual high school conference, CMUNC attracts delegations from five continents and optimizes the delegate experience through individualized delegate feedback, innovative social events, and community service opportunities.
On 16 April, a vigil will be held at Malta House in London to mark six months since Daphne Caruana Galizia's murder and to continue calls for justice. Please join us if you can and help spread the word.
The vigil is co-sponsored by English PEN, Reporters Without Borders (RSF), Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), Index on Censorship, Il-Kenniesa, PEN International and ARTICLE 19.
The Committee to Protect Journalists, Il-Kenniesa, Reporters Without Borders, Transparency International, and European Federation of Journalists, are holding a vigil at the Schuman Roundabout - located between key EU institutions - to mark the 6th month anniversary of Daphne Caruana Galizia's murder.
On Monday, April 16, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) will be holding a vigil outside the Embassy of Malta in Washington, DC to mark six months since Daphne Caruana Galizia's murder. Please join us on Monday from 11:30 AM - 1 PM to continue our call for justice.
On Saturday, April 14, the Mexican journalist, author and 2011 CPJ International Press Freedom Award Recipient Javier Valdez Cárdenas would have celebrated his 51st birthday. To celebrate his work, ten friends and colleagues of Valdez will read from his work. CPJ's Mexico Representative Jan-Albert Hootsen is among the participants.
In association with the Committee to Protect Journalists, the International Journalism Festival is hosting a panel discussion, "Sexual violence: a silencing tool". This panel will discuss how sexual violence is used to silence women journalists. The idea is that by the end of the discussion, there is a more concrete understanding of the scope of the issue, which will better inform CPJ and the public on how to respond to these threats moving forward.
The International Journalism Festival is hosting a panel discussion, "Journalism's perfect storm? Confronting rising global threats from "f*ke news" to censorship, surveillance, and the killing of journalists with impunity"
NAB Show Education is where you will find the answer and gain an understanding of key trends shaping the future of Media and Entertainment. Programs and sessions are relevant across all of the professional communities that intersect at NAB Show. CPJ is excited to join the NAB Show panel, "First Things First: Is the Press Still Free?"
Scott Libin- Senior Fellow, Hubbard School of Journalism and Mass Communications, University of Minnesota
Rebecca MacKinnon-Director, Ranking Digital Rights, New America; CPJ Board member
Katie Townsend-Litigation Director, Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press
The Hon. Jessica Rosenworcel- Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission