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UN report indicates Saudi officials liable in Khashoggi killing

The International Press Institute (IPI), a global network of editors, media executives and journalists for press freedom, today urged the international community to demand that Saudi Arabia ensure justice for Jamal Khashoggi following a report released today by the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR). Agnes Callamard, the U.N. special rapporteur on extrajudicial […]

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#IPIWoCo: ‘Communist methods’ return to Eastern Europe’s media landscape

Journalism in Central and Eastern Europe is once again under attack. After the fall of communism, the region began transitioning to a freer environment for the media. But 30 years later, growing authoritarian tendencies are threatening those gains, panellists at the 2019 International Press Institute (IPI) World Congress said earlier this month. The panel discussion […]

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IPI to join press freedom mission to Albania

From June 18 to 21 a coalition of seven international press freedom organizations will carry out a joint advocacy mission to Albania, focusing on improving the situation of press freedom and the safety of journalists. The mission will meet with journalists, editors, media owners, civil society representatives, members of the diplomatic community and high-level Albanian […]

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#MemberInterview: Stephen Gitagama: ‘The truth will always win’

Stephen Gitagama, Group CEO of Nation Media Group, was elected as a member of the International Press Institute (IPI)’s global Executive Board earlier this month at IPI’s World Congress in Geneva. With publications in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Rwanda, the Nation Media Group is the largest independent media house in East Africa. During the Congress, […]

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