Permanent Council – World Press Freedom Day on May 3

Freedom of Press is an issue at the forefront of the OAS preoccupations. This morning, on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day on May 3, a Permanent Council has been convened for a special session on the topic. Mr. Edison Lanza, Special Rapporteurship for Freedom of Expression, and Daphne Pellegrino, Reporters without Borders, presented their work and also put forward the OAS’ efforts on the topic, as well as the persistent challenges in certain countries of the region.

Last modified on 01/05/2019

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