Press Releases

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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25 DAYS TO DEADLINE FOR ...

The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) announced today that just 25 days remain before the deadline for entries for its 2015 Awards for Excellence in Journalism. The awards contest each ...

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IAPA demands release of journalist ...

MIAMI, Florida (December 16, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today expressed its solidarity with The Washington Post correspondent in Iran, Jason Rezaian, in jail since July for unknown reasons, ...

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IAPA condemns murder of journalist ...

MIAMI, Florida (December 15, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) condemned the murder today of the Canal 28 television channel owner and journalist, Reynaldo Paz, in Honduras, and called on ...

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IAPA awards its Chapultepec Grand ...

MIAMI, Florida (December 15, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) announced today that Catalina Botero Marino has been awarded its 2015 Chapultepec Grand Prize for her excellent and tenacious performance ...

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30 DAYS TO DEADLINE FOR ...

The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) announced today that just 30 days remain before the deadline for entries for its 2015 Awards for Excellence in Journalism.

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IAPA condemns ruling by Venezuela’s ...

MIAMI, Florida (December 9, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today condemned a court ruling in Venezuela which it said contravened constitutional principles on freedom of expression and transparency, and ...

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IAPA announces members of its ...

MIAMI, Florida (December 1, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today announced the members of its Committee on Freedom of the Press and Information, which is in charge of monitoring ...

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IAPA concerned at intrusion in ...

MIAMI, Florida (November 15, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today expressed concern at a legislative bill in Argentina which it accuses of “contributing to news media becoming judges with ...

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IAPA calls for entries for its 2015 Excellence in Journalism Awards MIAMI, Florida ( November 15, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today issued its call for entries for the ...

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IAPA protests censorship, repression of ...

MIAMI, Florida (November 5, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today condemned acts of censorship, discrimination and repression by members of the Querétaro state government in Mexico taken against local ...

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