Media Freedom Cohort Findings Report

Recent articles in International

UN: Global Digital Compact must prioritise human rights

“It is vital that all existing human rights commitments are integrated and mainstreamed throughout the GDC. States must ensure complementarity, coherence, and consistency between the GDC and existing international human rights commitments” – ARTICLE 19

Saving the news from Big Tech

“Something must be done about the way that tech abuses the press—but that something shouldn’t depend on tech’s eternal dominance. It shouldn’t make the press beholden to a scandal-haunted tech sector that desperately needs the scrutiny of investigative journalists” – EFF

G7 urge online platforms to promote reliable information

In their final statement at the end of the Japan summit, G7 leaders said they “will work towards ensuring that fact-based, quality and trustworthy information is promoted, and call on digital platforms to support this approach.”