World Press Freedom Canada monitors press freedom issues nationally and globally.
Our mission is to advocate for freedom of expression which culminates in an annual event to celebrate World Press Freedom Day.
Through our activities, vigilance and relationships with like-minded organizations, our board of directors and supporters:
Raise public awareness for the right of free expression
Pro-actively defend freedom of the press
Nobel Peace Prize winner Maria Ressa was the keynote speaker at the 21st World Press Freedom Day Awards Luncheon that took place May 3, 2022.
The Awards Luncheon, held annually on UNESCO’s World Press Freedom Day, was a hybrid in-person and online event that will took place at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa.
Missed the event? Watch the recording.