Latest Events from Mexico

“Radio Silence” and IPI at THW film festival (Vienna, Dec. 10, 2019)

To mark International Human Rights Day, IPI will co-host the Austrian premiere of Juliana Fanjul’s documentary Radio Silence on Dec. 10 at 20:15 at Vienna’s Topkino. IPI is partnering with This Human World (THW) film festival for the fifth consecutive year. Synopsis: After revealing a corruption case within the Mexican government, the well-known journalist Carmen Aristegui gets fired from the popular radio […]

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IPI World Congress honours Syrian, Mexican journalists

“Freedom of expression and its defence is a duty, and defending it with words is a form of resistance”, the wife of imprisoned Syrian lawyer and activist Mazen Darwish told attendees of the International Press Institute (IPI)’s 2015 World Congress in Myanmar yesterday as she accepted IPI’s 2015 World Press Freedom Hero Award on his […]

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Discurso por Daniela Pastrana, Periodistas de a Pie

Read this speech in English Mi país, México, es un país en el que cada 26 horas se reporta una agresión a un periodista. Desde el 2000, año de la transición política, han sido asesinados 82 periodistas y 17 más están desaparecidos. Es un país en el que el miedo y el silencio se han […]

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Address by Daniela Pastrana, Periodistas de a Pie

Lea este discurso en español My country, Mexico, is a country in which an attack on journalists is reported every 26 hours. Since 2000, a year of political transition, 82 journalists have been killed and 17 more have disappeared. Fear and silence have taken root in a large part of the country. Mexico, together with […]

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