Press Releases

‘Reasons for hope’ is IAPA ...

MIAMI, Florida (May 1, 2015)—The president of the Inter American Press Association (IAPA), Gustavo Mohme, editor of the Lima, Peru, newspaper La República, issued the following message on the occasion ...

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IAPA supports renewed action in ...

MIAMI, Florida (April 30, 2015)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today expressed its support for the request by the Mexican weekly newspaper Zeta concerning the investigation of the unpunished murder ...

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IAPA announces Chapultepec Grand Scholarship ...

MIAMI, Florida (April 28, 2015)—Journalists from the Dominican Republic and Chile have been awarded the 2015 Chapultepec/IAPA Grand Scholarship which for the first time is being granted under terms of ...

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IAPA deplores charges being filed ...

MIAMI, Florida (April 23, 2015)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today condemned civil and criminal charges filed by the speaker of Venezuela’s National Assembly, Diosdado Cabello, against several Venezuelan media ...

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IAPA: “No one can remain ...

Panama City, Panama (April 10, 2015)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA), through a delegation visiting this country, today announced an open proclamation that calls on government leaders of the Americas ...

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AN HISTORIC OPPORTUNITY – Message ...

Message from the Inter American Press Association To the Heads of State and Government of the Americas meeting at the 7th Summit of the Americas AN HISTORIC OPPORTUNITY Leaders of ...

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IAPA remembers Mexican journalist Alfredo ...

MIAMI, Florida (April 2, 2015)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today noted the 10th anniversary of the disappearance of journalist Alfredo Jiménez Mota, missing since 2005; and publicly criticized the ...

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IAPA announces winners of 2015 ...

Journalists from Venezuela and Peru have been chosen by the Inter American Press Association (IAPA) Scholarship Fund Board of Directors as winners of scholarships in 2015 for post-graduate studies ...

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IAPA against press discrimination in ...

MIAMI, Florida (March 12, 2015)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today criticized the chief justice of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal in El Salvador for prohibiting access to a press conference, ...

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IAPA outraged at murder of ...

MIAMI, Florida (March 11, 2015)—Just days after winding up its membership meeting in Panama in which it denounced the murder of eight Latin American journalists in the last three months ...

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Legal restrictions to control the ...

MIAMI, Florida (March 3, 2015)—Control by governments of the Internet and the use of legal mechanisms to restrict press freedom will be two issues to be looked into by panel ...

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IAPA outraged at murder in ...

MIAMI, Florida (February 18, 2015)—The murder of journalist Luis Peralta Cuéllar in Colombia brought a strong protest today from the Inter American Press Association (IAPA), which called on the local ...

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