Defends freedom of the press

World Press Freedom Canada monitors press freedom issues nationally and globally.

We are a non-profit whose 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

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our World Press Freedom Day Awards Luncheon!

Thank you to Anna Maria Tremonti and Irene Gentle for a fascinating keynote and conversation about the rise of online hate aimed at journalists.

Watch it on CPAC’s Public Record.

Thank you for supporting World Press Freedom Canada.

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October 19, 2023

Statement regarding journalists killed in South Lebanon

World Press Freedom Canada extends our sympathy to the colleagues, friends and family of journalists killed in South Lebanon last week. We also hold in our thoughts those who have…
May 3, 2023

La Presse’s Larouche and Journalism for Human Rights’ Pulfer win 2023 Press Freedom Awards

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