Press Releases

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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IAPA calls legal action against ...

MIAMI, Florida (February 14, 2015)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today described as “inquisition-style censorship” legal action by the government of President Rafael Correa in Ecuador against a cartoonist whom ...

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IAPA welcomes political stand of ...

Miami (February 11, 2015)—An international delegation of the Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today welcomed advances regarding freedom of expression and press freedom in Colombia, following a meeting with President ...

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IAPA angered at murder of ...

MIAMI, Florida (February 6, 2015)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today condemned the murder of television host Carlos Fernández in Honduras and attacks on journalists in Mexico and the Dominican ...

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Editors, techs, digital world innovators ...

IAPA to hold in Miami SipConnect 2015, a hemisphere conference of news media and digital technology companies SipConnect 2015 is centered on businesses and its central themes are strategy change, ...

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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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