Content tagged: "freedom of expression"
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Azerbaijan: Joint third-party intervention highlights denationalisation as a tool to stifle freedom of expression

24 Sep. 2018 | Story

24 September 2018 Copenhagen- New York- Toronto  — International Media Support (IMS), IFEX, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) and the International Senior Lawyers Project (ISLP) have submitted a joint third-party intervention to the European Court of Human Rights in the case of Azerbaijani journalist and human rights defender Emin Huseynov. Emin Huseynov, now living...

Russia: Telegram block leads to widespread assault on freedom of expression online

16 May. 2018 | Story

53 international human rights, media and Internet freedom organisations call for Russia to stop blocking the Internet messaging service Telegram and cease its relentless attacks on Internet freedom more broadly.

Harrassment of media threatens democracy

02 May. 2018 | Story

World Press Freedom Day 2018: “The democratic immune system needs a boost and must rise to the occasion if freedom of the media is to prevail,” says Jesper Højberg, executive director of International Media Support.

New documentary about press freedom: “Courage – Journalism is not a crime”

02 May. 2018 | Story

New IMS-supported documentary, "Courage - Journalism is not a crime", showcases the difficult working conditions of three journalists in Myanmar, Turkey and Azerbaijan respectively

Closing spaces: Meet the panelists

08 Nov. 2017 | Story

Upcoming debate seminar on Closing Spaces on Thursday 16 November with expert panelists. Get to know them here.

Debate: Closing spaces – how do media and civil society fight back?

16 Oct. 2017 | Story

When state restrictions reshape the civic space, how do media and civil society fight back? Join us for a debate on 16 November.

Gambian media to play decisive role in democratic transformation

07 Sep. 2017 | Story

After more than 20 years as a dictatorship, The Gambia is now taking its first steps towards democracy. As part of that transformation, a media sector reform process has been launched.

Arabian Nights film festival in Copenhagen

16 Aug. 2017 | Story

The IMS-supported film festival "Arabian Nights" presents a diverse image of the Middle East through three weeks of films, debates and presentations