Nominations now open for 2017 press freedom award

Do you know a journalist or media employee whose work has been frustrated by a cloak of secrecy over the public’s right to know, or by legal manoeuvres or political intimidation? Do you know of a reporter who has risked his/her safety or reputation for the sake of free speech?

Nominations based on work related to press freedom in 2016 are now open. The nomination deadline is Feb. 1, 2017. For more information, please take a look Canadian Committee for World Press Freedom website.