Latest Events from Turkey

Turkey’s Media Under Siege (Berlin, November 28)

The International Press Institute (IPI), in partnership with WELT, invites interested members of the public to a networking event and series of panel discussions on November 28, 2018 in Berlin with leading lawyers, journalists and human rights activists from Turkey and Europe. Panellists will examine the media crackdown and the breakdown of the rule of law in […]

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Unsolved: Fighting Impunity in Murders of Journalists (Istanbul, Sept 5)

IPI Turkey Advocacy Coordinator Caroline Stockford moderated a panel in Istanbul, Turkey, on impunity in journalist killings. The panellists included the children of several journalists murdered in Turkey as well as as the son of Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia. About the event: Daphne Caruana Galizia was murdered in Malta in October 2017 for her relentless […]

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Karşıyaka Press Freedom Award Ceremony (Turkey, Sept 7)

The International Press Institute (IPI) will be honoured with the Press Freedom Award given by the Mayorship of Karşıyaka, a district of İzmir Province, and the İzmir Journalists Association (IGC) during a ceremony in Karşıyaka, Turkey on September 7, 2018. The award is being given in honour of IPI’s work to support independent journalism in […]

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IPI General Assembly passes four press freedom resolutions

Members of the International Press Institute (IPI), meeting at their 67th General Assembly during the 2018 IPI World Congress in Abuja, Nigeria, unanimously passed four resolutions urging action on press freedom issues in Africa, Egypt, Turkey and in relation to the online harassment of journalists. IPI members: – called on African governments to protect the […]

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