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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What’s Next for Central Europe’s Media?

Recent elections in multiple Central European countries have set the course for independen…

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…

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 Bulgaria

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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…

IPI report shines light on hidden alliances and vested interests behind media ca...

The International Press Institute (IPI) today published a new report on media freedom and …

Latest IPI statements on Czech Republic

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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…

IPI publishes report on media capture in the Czech Republic

The International Press Institute (IPI) today published a new report on media freedom and …

Latest IPI statements on Hungary

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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…

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 Poland

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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…

Poland: Further justification needed for journalist Pablo González’s continued d...

The IPI global network calls on Polish authorities to provide further and sufficient justi…

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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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…

Monitoring Report: Increasing Pressures on Media Freedom in Europe in 2021

Attacked while covering demonstrations, harassed online for reporting on COVID-19 and meas…

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