Media Advisories / 2013

CPJ to release annual report on killed journalists

December 23, 2013 12:29 PM ET

New York, December 23, 2013--The Committee to Protect Journalists will release its annual report on journalists killed in relation to their work. CPJ's report includes a comprehensive catalog of journalists worldwide who were killed in connection to their work. A breakdown of the cases by country, medium, and the number...

Read More ›

CPJ to realease annual census of imprisoned journalists

December 13, 2013 3:56 PM ET

New York, December 12, 2013--The Committee to Protect Journalists will release its annual census of imprisoned journalists on December 18, 2013....

Read More ›

Honoring courage and defying repression

November 13, 2013 4:29 PM ET

CPJ's 2013 International Press Freedom Awards New York, November 13, 2013 -- Four outstanding journalists who have endured and defied media repression in Ecuador, Egypt, Turkey, and Vietnam will be honored with the Committee to Protect Journalists' 2013 International Press Freedom Awards, an annual recognition of courageous journalism. All...

Read More ›

Honoring courage and defying repression

November 6, 2013 1:17 PM ET

CPJ's 2013 International Press Freedom AwardsNew York, November 6, 2013 -- Four outstanding journalists who have endured and defied media repression in Ecuador, Egypt, Turkey, and Vietnam will be honored with the Committee to Protect Journalists' 2013 International Press Freedom Awards, an annual recognition of courageous journalism. All have faced...

Read More ›

CPJ examines press freedom under Obama

September 30, 2013 4:33 PM ET

Upcoming report looks at leak investigations and surveillanceNew York, September 30, 2013-- The Committee to Protect Journalists will release its first comprehensive report on press freedom conditions in the United States. Leonard Downie Jr., former Washington Post executive editor and now the Weil Family Professor of Journalism at Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School...

Read More ›

Press freedom at risk in Egypt

August 7, 2013 12:36 PM ET

New CPJ report looks at repressive tactics of successive governments New York, August 7, 2013--Hopes for press freedom were high after the 2011 revolution ousted Hosni Mubarak. But more than two years later, a deeply polarized Egyptian press has been battered by an array of repressive tactics, from the legal...

Read More ›

Violence and threats drive out journalists

June 5, 2013 4:09 PM ET

CPJ to launch 2013 Exile ReportNew York, June 5, 2013--More than fifty journalists from 21 different countries fled their homes in the past year, with many never practicing their profession again. A new report by the Committee to Protect Journalists, marking World Refugee Day, spotlights the violence, imprisonment, and threats...

Read More ›

Pakistan's endangered press

May 16, 2013 12:00 AM ET

 New CPJ report analyzes journalist killings New York, May 16, 2013--Journalists face deteriorating security accompanied by a severe lack of justice in Pakistan. Authorities have failed to prosecute a single suspect in the 23 journalist murders over the past decade. In a new report to be published on May 23,...

Read More ›

Journalist murders muzzle the press

April 30, 2013 4:44 PM ET

CPJ to launch 2013 Impunity Index New York, April 30, 2013 -- The Committee to Protect Journalists will release its 2013 Impunity Index, a global tally of countries with the highest number of unsolved press murders, on May 2, 2013. The index, which calculates unsolved journalist murders as a percentage...

Read More ›

New CPJ report: China's censorship challenge

March 6, 2013 1:18 PM ET

Hong Kong, March 6, 2013--As China's new leadership takes office, a new report by the Committee to Protect Journalists will shed light on the shifting dynamics of censorship within China and the expanding role of its state media across the world....

Read More ›


Media Advisories documents by Year:   

Social Media

View All ›