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Globe International Center asks Mongolia to uphold freedom of expression in pandemic response

Globe International Center said the new measures imposed by Mongolia to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic are restrictive and could be used to undermine free speech in the country. It added that citizens who criticize public officials are being penalized under the guise of combating disinformation in the time of pandemic.

The challenges facing Mongolian media today amid the pandemic and upcoming elections

Globe International Center has released its latest state of media freedom report in Mongolia. It has chapters on the impact of COVID-19 on the work of media and policy recommendations on upholding press freedom in time for the coming parliamentary elections.

Globe International Center condemns police harassment against a female journalist in Mongolia

Journalist N.Unurtsetseg of zarig.mn news site said a police officer harassed her while she was being probed based on a complaint lodged by a high-profile official.

“Keep Truth Alive” press conference held by Globe International Center in Mongolia

The GIC presented its research and recommendations to promote freedom of expression in Mongolia.

Globe International Center joins preparation for Mongolia’s Universal Periodic Review

The Globe International Center, with support from IFEX, is set to participate in Mongolia’s Universal Periodic Review.

A Rappler employee heads out of their editorial office in Manila on January 15, 2018, after the news site's operating license was revoked, TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images

#StandWithRappler: Philippines revokes license of news group critical of Duterte

On the same day the Filipino government celebrated the country’s “robust” press freedom, the license of Rappler news group was revoked over “foreign ownership” allegations, months after President Duterte made similar claims during a speech.

A woman buys the final issue of The Cambodia Daily newspaper at a store along a street in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, September 4, 2017. , REUTERS/Samrang Pring

Immediate action needed to end attacks on democracy in Cambodia

IFEX members join 55 NGOs in an open call to the international community to reconvene the Paris Peace Conference in light of its 26th anniversary and worsening attacks on democracy in Cambodia.

Ghana President elect Nana Akufo-Addo, of the New Patriotic Party, smiles on being declared the winner of the presidential election in Accra, Ghana, Friday, Dec. 9, 2016., Sunday Alamba / AP

Urgent Call on the Advancement of Citizens’ Access to Information in Ghana

34 NGOs call on the government of Ghana to ensure its citizens’ right to access to information.