Photojournalist and documentary filmmaker Frédérique Cifuentes had worked in conflict-sensitive areas. She had not been afraid. “Of course there are threats but you have to be well-prepared.”Read more "Photojournalist and documentarist Frédérique Cifuentes: “You realize what freedom of speech is when you travel to conflict area”"
World Press Freedom Day has begun in Finlandia Hall! We are preparing for the main event which will take place at May 3rd. Here are some highlights from the first day of the event.Read more "WPFD 2016: Side event highlights, May 2nd"
Finland has had the freest press for seven years in a row in relation to 179 other countries in the world, states the Reporters Without Borders Press Freedom Index. Below are the causes that might cause any country to fall in the index.Read more "Dictators, weak democracy, intelligence laws, censorship – Global threats to press freedom"
The World Press Freedom Day 2016 begins this week.Read more "Welcome to World Press Freedom Day 2016!"