Thursday, May 3, 2012
May 3 is World Press Freedom Day. Roy Greenslade (Greenslade Blog) urges members of the media and supporters of press freedom to acknowledge the importance of freedom of the press in a post on his blog here. From the UN: a statement about World Press Freedom Day here. From WAN-IFRA (the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers), a statement here. From Voice of America, here. From the Inter-American Press Association, here. From the Reporters Committee on Freedom of the Press here. More coverage here from IFEX.