Call for submissions to the thematic report of the Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression in Challenging Times

Purpose: The Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of freedom of opinion and expression is seeking written contributions to inform her forthcoming report on Freedom of Expression in Challenging Times. The report will be presented at the 79th session of...

Israel/Gaza: Threats against the ICC promote a culture of impunity, say UN experts

10 May 2024 – UN experts today expressed utter dismay over statements made by United States and Israeli officials threatening to retaliate against the International Criminal Court (ICC), its officials and members of their families.

Freedom of expression and media crucial to tackling climate crisis: International Freedom of Expression Rapporteurs

3 May, 2024 – To mark International Press Freedom Day, during the Global Conference organised by UNESCO in Santiago de Chile, freedom of expression mandate holders of the United Nations, the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) and the African Commission on Human and People’s Rights (ACHPR) issued a Joint Declaration on the Climate Crisis and Freedom of Expression.