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IAPA's President Honors Susan McClatchy

The president of the Inter American Press Association (IAPA) Elizabeth Ballantine on Sunday presented the organization’s 2014 Presidential Award to Susan McClatchy, of the James B. and Susan McClatchy Foundation ...

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IAPA announces the designation of ...

Santiago, Chile (October 17, 2014) – The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) announced today the designation of the Argentine journalist Ricardo Trotti as its new executive director within the framework ...

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Murder of Paraguayan journalist mourned ...

SANTIAGO, Chile (October 17, 2014)—At the opening of the 70th General Assembly of the Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today the organization expressed condemnation and repudiation of the murder of ...

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Digital trends and technological advances ...

Miami (October 10, 2014)—The 70th General Assembly of the Inter American Press Association (IAPA), to be held October 17-21, 2014 in Santiago, Chile, will offer a series of technical seminars ...

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IAPA to review in Chile ...

Miami (October 8, 2014)—An analysis of the work of the Office of Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) and a look at ...

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IAPA to review in Chile ...

Miami (October 8, 2014)—An analysis of the work of the Office of Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) and a look at ...

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Ban on Honduran journalist brings ...

It calls for decriminalization of defamation Miami (October 4, 2014)— The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) said today that it regrets the inaction by the Honduras government on promises ...

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Censorship of Mexican magazine raises ...

Miami (September 29, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today expressed concern at complaints by the Quintana Roo, Mexico, magazine Luces del Siglo about repeated cloning of its magazine, attacks ...

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Fate of Tal Cual journalists ...

Miami (September 24, 2014)—The Inter Press Association (IAPA) today described as disproportionate the use of law enforcement in Venezuela to locate and bring a columnist and executive of the newspaper ...

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IAPA welcomes IACHR decision regarding ...

It also describes a news photographer case as ‘negative precedent’ The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today welcomed the decision by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) to admit ...

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IAPA outraged at execution of ...

Miami (September 2, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) said today it was horrified by the execution of American journalist Steven Joel Sotloff, the second reporter to be killed in ...

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IAPA calls President Correa’s threats ...

Miami (August 26, 2014)—Public criticism by Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa of journalist Emilio Palacio is deemed extremely dangerous and reflects an intolerant and obsessive attitude that could incite acts of ...

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