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{wacc location="Toronto, Canada"}{teaser}WACC notes with great sadness the death of Fr Pierre Babin, a pioneer in electronic and digital media.{/teaser} Pierre Babin (1925-2012), who died in Lyons, France, 9 May, was a priest of the order of Oblates of Mary Immaculate. He dedicated his life to...

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CEDEPCA (Guatemala) has recently concluded a three-year programme of activities aimed at combating violence against women in Guatemala and Mexico. Called “Actions against Feminicide and Impunity”, 16 training workshops were supported under...

{wacc location="Toronto, Canada"}{teaser}Digital publication of collection of position papers on free expression and the law.{/teaser}

Want to know if it's okay to expose environmental hazards in your country, write a scathing critique on a government official, or set up a blog under...

{wacc location="Toronto, Canada"}{teaser}WACC notes with sadness the death of the former professor of the Gregorian University, Rome.{/teaser}

Jesuit Father Jacob Srampickal passed away in Austria on April 14, 2011 aged 62. In the course of his career Fr Srampickal headed...

{wacc location="Toronto, Canada"}{teaser}WACC and SIGNIS name Verdades verdaderas (True truths) to receive their joint Human Rights Award 2011.{/teaser}

This first film by the young director Nicolás Gil Lavedra, based on the life of Estela de Carlotto, recounts episodes in the...

{wacc location="Toronto, Canada"}{teaser}WACC congratulates the magazine Index on Censorship on its successful and vital work on freedom of expression.{/teaser}

Index believes that freedom of expression is the foundation of a free society and for over 40 years it has defined and defended this...

{wacc location="Toronto, Canada"}{teaser}UNESCO organizes conference on "The Memory of the World in the Digital Age."{/teaser}

The Memory of the World in the Digital Age is an international conference that will explore the main issues affecting the preservation of digital documentary heritage...

{wacc location="Toronto, Canada"}{teaser}WACC partner in Ghana works with journalists and media practitioners to avoid election violence later this year.{/teaser}

Journalism, they say, is the Fourth Estate because of its enormous role in the governance system of a country. Ghana is touted as...

{wacc location="Toronto, Canada"}{teaser}Gender equality in news reporting gets a boost with the publication of a practical resource.{/teaser}

Internews, the international non-profit organization whose mission is to empower local media worldwide to give people the news and information they need, has published...