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People call for an investigation into the murder of journalist Deida Hydara during a protest in front of Gambia's high commission in Dakar, Senegal, 22 December 2004

The Gambia | Impunity

Commitment, perseverance, and ingenuity: Changing The Gambia's climate of impunity

Reyhana Masters for IFEX

The campaign to counter the culture of impunity, repression and brutality under the rule of former Gambian president Yahya Jammeh is a story of commitment, perseverance and ingenuity pitted against a brutally repressive regime. Here's how the Media Foundation for West Africa and the Gambia Press Union worked to tackle impunity, both under the Jammeh regime and under the democratically-elected government of Adama Barrow.

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