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How Finland’s biggest newspaper is helping Hungarian independent media Telex

In July 2020 the editor-in-chief of, Hungary’s largest and most influential ind…

Combating online violence against journalists in ‘world’s happiest country’...

Struck by his own experience in dealing face-to-face with his own harasser, Sami Koivisto,…

Finland sets precedent in sentencing journalists’ harassers

Despite working in a country that routinely tops press freedom rankings, Finnish journalis…

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Finland: Countering online harassment in newsrooms

In June 2018, the International Press Institute (IPI), a global network of editors, media …

Defamation and Insult Laws in the OSCE Region (March 2017)

Commissioned by the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media…

IPI General Assembly Resolution 2016: OSCE RFoM

Calling on OSCE member states to fully support the OSCE Office of the Representative on Fr…

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VIDEO: Online abuse of women journalists ‘already gone too far’

Online harassment of women in journalists in Finland has already gone too far, Johanna Veh…

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Media Freedom in St. Petersburg (April 3)

IPI Executive Director Barbara Trionfi will deliver closing remarks at an expert discussio…

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