Stories about WORLD from May, 2023
Advox research into digital authoritarianism in Myanmar is now in a report. Read an excerpt and download the full pdf.
In 20 years, Hong Kong has dropped from 18th to 148th in the World Press Freedom Ranking, which translates into less critical coverage, less investigative reporting, and a less appealing work environment for talented journalists.
Advox research into digital authoritarianism in Cameroon is now in a report. Read an excerpt and download the full pdf.
"I believe press freedom is intrinsically aligned to a wide swathe of freedoms and human rights ..."
Despite dismissiveness from elected officials, as well as instances of verbal abuse and cyberbullying, Caribbean journalists press on.
Egyptian laws limit freedom of expression, with charges of blasphemy, incitement, spreading false news, destabilizing the country. Even "protecting family values" is often used as a pretext to suppress journalists.
The Kyrgyz authorities are also using the narrative of “foreign interests” to adopt a law on ‘foreign agents’ largely inspired by the Russian model.
Advox research into digital authoritarianism in Hong Kong is now in a report. Read an excerpt and download the full pdf.