Press Releases

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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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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