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
Canadian leaders mark World Press Freedom Day 2020
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POSTPONED - World Press Freedom Day in Ottawa
World Press Freedom Canada holds an annual luncheon to mark UNESCO’s World Press Freedom Day and honour award-winning journalists. The event was scheduled for May 5, but has been postponed until the fall due to COVID-19.