Global Campaign Against Impunity

Global Campaign Against Impunity

Murder is the ultimate form of censorship. Hundreds of journalists are murdered, [Link to Murdered page as now] but the killers go free in nearly nine out of 10 cases. CPJ is waging a global campaign to combat impunity. Join us. Raise your voice. Speak out for justice.


Road to justice: Breaking cycle of impunity

Despite increased international attention to the murders of journalists, governments fail to take action to reduce the high rates of targeted violence and impunity, the Committee to Protect Journalists finds. In the past 10 years, 370 journalists were murdered; in 90 percent of cases, there are no convictions. The unchecked, unsolved murders of journalists is one of the greatest threats to press freedom today.
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What We Do

We investigate journalist murders, publicize law enforcement failures, advocate for justice, and provide support for the families of victims. Details »

Impunity Index

From Brazil to Pakistan, Russia to India, CPJ names the 12 countries where journalists are regularly murdered and the killers go unpunished. Details »

Resource Center

Look here for resources and contact information for organizations working to combat impunity in crimes against journalists. Details »

Get Involved

You can make a difference in several ways. Add your voice to those seeking justice. Provide us with leads and information. Details »

Raise Your Voice

781 journalists murdered worldwide since 1992

685 journalists murdered with impunity
Campaign Coordinator

Courtney Radsch
[email protected]
Tel: 929-777-0403

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