Central Europe Independent Media Network

Leading independent media in Bulgaria, Czechia, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia are coming together to report about the growing threats to press freedom and independent media in the region.

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Increased attempts to silence Poland’s free media through lawsuits (Gazeta...

This piece is published in collaboration with Gazeta Wyborcza as part of a content series …

What next for Hungarian-owned media in Slovenia? (Delo)

This piece is published in collaboration with Delo as part of a content series on threat…

Why Czech media freedom remains fragile after 2021 election

This piece is published in collaboration with HlidaciPes as part of a content series on …

Latest IPI statements on Bulgaria

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Is Bulgaria the weak link in Europe’s fight against Russian disinformation? (Cap...

This piece is published in collaboration with Capital as part of a content series on thr…

Op/Ed: The end of the free press is the beginning of wars

Editor’s note: This op/ed is being jointly published by IPI and a network of indepen…

Council of Europe Report: Red lights flashing for media freedom

The International Press Institute (IPI) today joins the partner organisations of the Counc…

Latest IPI statements on Czech Republic

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Why Czech media freedom remains fragile after 2021 election

This piece is published in collaboration with HlidaciPes as part of a content series on …

Czech Republic: Independence of public broadcasters must be insulated against fu...

Press freedom in the Czech Republic has undergone a welcome boost since the government of …

Council of Europe Report: Red lights flashing for media freedom

The International Press Institute (IPI) today joins the partner organisations of the Counc…

Latest IPI statements on Hungary

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Ungarn: Fidesz-Medienrat bringt unabhängigen Sender Tilos Rádió zum Schweigen...

Read in English Die Partnerorganisationen der Media Freedom Rapid Response (MFRR) äußern…

Hungary: Fidesz Media Council moves to silence independent station Tilos Rádió...

The partner organisations of the Media Freedom Rapid Response (MFRR) today express serious…

Op/Ed: The end of the free press is the beginning of wars

Editor’s note: This op/ed is being jointly published by IPI and a network of indepen…

Latest IPI statements on Poland

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Increased attempts to silence Poland’s free media through lawsuits (Gazeta...

This piece is published in collaboration with Gazeta Wyborcza as part of a content series …

Op/Ed: The end of the free press is the beginning of wars

Editor’s note: This op/ed is being jointly published by IPI and a network of indepen…

Council of Europe Report: Red lights flashing for media freedom

The International Press Institute (IPI) today joins the partner organisations of the Counc…

Latest IPI statements on Romania

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Op/Ed: The end of the free press is the beginning of wars

Editor’s note: This op/ed is being jointly published by IPI and a network of indepen…

Council of Europe Report: Red lights flashing for media freedom

The International Press Institute (IPI) today joins the partner organisations of the Counc…

Romania: Independent investigation needed into harassment campaign against journ...

The International Press Institute (IPI) today joins nine European and international press …

Latest IPI statements on Slovakia

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Op/Ed: The end of the free press is the beginning of wars

Editor’s note: This op/ed is being jointly published by IPI and a network of indepen…

Council of Europe Report: Red lights flashing for media freedom

The International Press Institute (IPI) today joins the partner organisations of the Counc…

Ukraine war: Media in Central Europe offer to host displaced journalists

Since the start of the Russian invasion of Ukraine on February 24, media outlets across th…

Latest IPI statements on Slovenia

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What next for Hungarian-owned media in Slovenia? (Delo)

This piece is published in collaboration with Delo as part of a content series on threat…

Council of Europe Report: Red lights flashing for media freedom

The International Press Institute (IPI) today joins the partner organisations of the Counc…

Ukraine war: Media in Central Europe offer to host displaced journalists

Since the start of the Russian invasion of Ukraine on February 24, media outlets across th…

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