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Groups press for changes to protect journalist safety in Slovakia

On December 6, 2018, nine partner organizations and observers of the Council of Europe’s Platform for the Protection of Journalism and Safety of Journalists conducted a press freedom solidarity mission to Slovakia to press for full justice in the case of assassinated journalist Ján Kuciak and his fiancée, Martina Kušnírová, who were murdered on February 21, […]

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Press freedom groups to carry out solidarity visit to Slovakia

Nine leading international press freedom organizations representing the Council of Europe’s Platform to promote the protection of journalism and the safety of journalists, gathered for a semi-annual meeting in Vienna, will conduct a brief solidarity visit to Bratislava, Slovakia on the afternoon of Thursday, December 6, 2018. The groups will highlight the need for further […]

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Beata Balogová named IPI vice chair

The International Press Institute (IPI), a global network of editors, media executives and leading journalists for press freedom, announced today that Beata Balogová, editor-in-chief of the independent Slovak daily SME, has been appointed as a vice chair of the organization’s Executive Board. Balogová joined the Executive Board in 2015. Prior to joining SME in 2014, […]

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VIDEO: IPI Executive Board demands justice for murdered journalists

On International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists, the Executive Board of the International Press Institute (IPI), a global network of editors, media executives and leading journalists for press freedom, gathered in Bratislava, Slovakia to demand justice for Ján Kuciak and all other murdered journalists around the world. Led by Executive Board Chair […]

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