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IPI’s database on online abuse against journalists

The International Press Institute (IPI) today launched an online database aimed at recording harassment, abuse, threats, hacking and other web-based methods of intimidating independent media into silence. Intended as a resource for journalists, researchers and media freedom advocates, the database currently contains 766 verified instances of online abuse against journalists collected in two pilot countries, […]

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Recommendations on protecting journalists from online harassment

Journalists and bloggers are increasingly the victims of online harassment including death threats, verbal abuse and smear campaigns, in addition to technical attacks. The aggressors in these cases share a common goal: to intimidate journalists into silence and put a stop to critical commentary or investigative reporting that is intended to expose misdeeds and serve […]

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IPI General Assembly Resolution 2016: OSCE RFoM

Calling on OSCE member states to fully support the OSCE Office of the Representative on Freedom of the Media

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IPI General Assembly Resolution 2016: Gulf Cooperation Council states

Calling on GCC countries to respect the fundamental human rights of free expression and media freedom in both law and practice

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