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E-book of cartoons by Emanuele del Rosso

Flipbook of cartoons made by Emanuele del Rosso.

News item | 14-12-2020 | 11:22

Impressions of WPFC Day 2

Enjoy the photos, made by our excellent photographers during Day 2 of the World Press Freedom Conference. You can find more photo ...

News item | 10-12-2020 | 15:34

UNESCO & OHCHR receive €7m from Netherlands to reinforce freedom of expression

Stef Blok, the Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs, has announced a grant of €7 million for the United Nations to enhance press ...

News item | 10-12-2020 | 15:14

Fresh cartoons by Emanuele del Rosso

Our host cartoonist Emanuele del Rosso, armed with pencils, paper and creativity, made a wonderful collection of striking ...

News item | 10-12-2020 | 15:00

These are the winners of our #PressFreedom Contest!

In the #PressFreedom competition, the World Press Freedom Conference 2020 and RNW Media asked journalists worldwide what press ...

News item | 10-12-2020 | 14:30

Youth Newsroom productions on Day 1

The members of Youth Newsroom have worked very hard on day 1 of the conference!

News item | 10-12-2020 | 12:35

Gaca: A Burundian Journalist Seeking Temporary Refuge in The Netherlands

Read the story of Gaca: a Burundian journalist seeking temporary refuge in the Netherlands.

News item | 09-12-2020 | 21:10

WPFC Day 1 in pictures

The first conference day is a wrap! We hope you enjoyed this day, we certainly did! Have a look with us to see what ...

News item | 09-12-2020 | 21:04

New initiatives to support press freedom launched at WPFC 2020

During the World Press Freedom Conference 2020 several new initiatives have been launched to promote press freedom and protect ...

News item | 09-12-2020 | 18:30

Joint Initiative: Launch of a Forum of Legal Actors on Freedom of Expression

Today at WPFC 2020, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, UNESCO, Free Press Unlimited and the T.M.C. Asser ...

News item | 09-12-2020 | 18:19