Defends freedom of the press

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

  • Identify violations

  • Pro-actively defend freedom of the press

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November 15, 2022

Trust is earned – BBC’s editorial guidelines video

"Check and verify:" A powerful reminder of the difference between real journalism and whatever misinformation or disinformation may be presented as fact online. Journalists are held responsible for what they…
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September 1, 2022

Open letter to PM Trudeau re: Online hate and harassment targeting journalists and journalism as a profession

Dear Prime Minister Trudeau, We are writing in relation to the increasing and alarming online hate and harassment targeting journalists and journalism as a profession. This is a global problem,…
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