World Association of News Publishers

Colombia Media Freedom Committee

Colombia Media Freedom Committee

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Chair person: Fernando Alonso Ramirez, News Editor, La Patria

Participating media: La Patria, El Espectador, El Universal, El Colombiano, El Heraldo de Barranquilla


1st MFC country representatives  and project staff planning meeting in Helsinki during 3 May - World Press Freedom Day

SMS DS Workshop, Cartagena, in conjunction with WNMC  2016 (June 2016)

Writing the Peace: Covering Conflict and What Comes Next – WAN-IFRA’s Annual Press Freedom Roundtable (June 2017)

Newsletter article (July 2016) : Ceasefire Brings Hope to Colombian Journalists

"No Como Cuento", initiative against Fake News in Bogotá (3 May 2017)

SMS MasterClass (Durban, June 2017)

Women in News Summit (Durban, June 2017)

Verification training and launch of verification initiative "El Poder de Elegir" with Consejo de Redacción and Chicas Poderosas. Bogotá, 26-27 February 2018

Contact the Colombia Media Freedom Committee at media.freedom(at)


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