WSIS Media Caucus concerned by risk to fundamental principles on independent, pluralistic media
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Frankly, it has become far too easy to interfere with the media’s key role in supporting fair elections and healthy democracies. As the Executive Director of the IFEX network writes, each World Press Freedom Day is an opportunity to renew our vow to make it difficult for those who try to do so.

College students participate in a protest to defend press freedom in Manila, Philippines, 17 January 2018, NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images

Threats, insults and attacks are now part of the “occupational hazards” for journalists in many countries.

Former Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff (L) delivers a speech during the Open Government Partnership Annual Conference in Brasilia, 17 April 2012, EVARISTO SA/AFP/Getty Images

The Open Government Partnership brings states together to make their governments more open, accountable, and responsive to citizens. Find out how civil society groups can be a part of it!