Press Releases

IAPA calls on Peruvian judiciary ...

MIAMI, Florida (January 19, 2015)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today urged the Peruvian justice system not to consider a criminal indictment of Associated Press photographer Rodrigo Abd, on the ...

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JUST 3 DAYS TO DEADLINE ...

The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) announced today that just 5 days remain before the deadline for entries for its 2015 Awards for Excellence in Journalism. The deadline for entries ...

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JUST 5 DAYS TO DEADLINE ...

The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) announced today that just 5 days remain before the deadline for entries for its 2015 Awards for Excellence in Journalism. The deadline for entries ...

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IAPA opens call for applications ...

The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) Scholarship Fund announced the start of the period for journalists in the Western Hemisphere to apply for scholarships for postgraduate study in Latin America, ...

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IAPA expresses solidarity with French ...

MIAMI, Florida (January 7, 2015)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today expressed its deep concern at an attack on the French magazine Charlie Hebdo in which 12 people were killed, ...

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IAPA concerned at disappearance of ...

MIAMI, Florida (January 5, 2015)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today expressed concern at the disappearance in Mexico of journalist Moisés Sánchez Cerezo and called on the country’s authorities to ...

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JUST 10 DAYS TO DEADLINE ...

The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) announced today that just two weeks remain before the deadline for entries for its 2015 Awards for Excellence in Journalism.

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IAPA protests arrest of journalists, ...

MIAMI, Florida (December 31, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today called on the Cuban government to release independent journalists and activists jailed yesterday as they were about to take ...

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Attack on Venezuela paper, murder ...

MIAMI, Florida (December 29, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today expressed outrage at a hand-grenade attack on a newspaper in Venezuela and the murder of a journalist in Brazil ...

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IAPA calls for freedom of ...

The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today urged that respect for freedom of expression and of the press in Cuba be a key part in the talks between the governments ...

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End of Year message from ...

MIAMI, Florida (December 23, 2014).—This was a somber year for the press. A total of 19 journalists and news media workers were murdered in Brazil, Colombia, El Salvador, Honduras, Mexico, ...

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IAPA calls for entries for ...

The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today called for entries from journalists working with newspapers belonging to the organization throughout the Americas for its IAPA-Knight-Wallace Fellows (KWF) Chapultepec Scholarship that ...

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