Press Releases

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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IAPA appalled at murder of ...

Miami (August 20, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today expressed outrage and indignation at the murder in Syria of American news photographer James Foley whose execution was shown in ...

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IAPA appalled at murder of ...

Miami (August 20, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today expressed outrage and indignation at the murder in Syria of American news photographer James Foley whose execution was shown in ...

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IAPA protests new detentions of ...

Miami (August 18, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today again called on police in Ferguson, Missouri, to stop detaining, threatening and obstructing news coverage of matters of public interest. ...

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IAPA protests murder of Venezuelan ...

It calls shutdown of radio program an act of censorship MIAMI, Florida (August 18, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today expressed its concern and condemned the murder in Venezuela ...

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IAPA issues complaint about incidents, ...

Miami (August 15, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today sent a letter to the police forces in the city of Ferguson and the state of Missouri over incidents against ...

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The IAPA honors Andiarios with ...

MIAMI, Florida (August 14, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today announced the winners of the prizes that the organization awards annually to promote excellence in journalism and the defense ...

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IAPA concerned that new protection ...

Miami (August 14, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today welcomed a new law for the protection of journalists in Honduras, but warned that it has several weak points that ...

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IAPA condemns restrictive law in ...

Miami (August 5, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today protested against the inclusion of a clause in the Law of the State Attorney’s Office in the Mexican state of ...

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IAPA warns Ecuador government is ...

Miami (July 25, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today condemned an attempt by the Ecuadorean government of President Rafael Correa to extend its policy of restrictions to freedom of ...

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