OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media – Iceland visit

September 11, 2015 | Posted in blog, News | By

Ms. Dunja Mijatović, OSCE’s Representative on Media Freedom, was in Iceland in September where she met with senior government officials, urging the Icelandic authorities to continue its efforts to safeguard and improve media freedom. Ms. Mijatović’s office supports the Icelandic


Council of Europe: Surveillance, Privacy and Data Protection

January 28, 2015 | Posted in blog, News | By

On Monday the Council of Europe’s Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights published a report on surveillance following worldwide debate on privacy and data protection initiated by the Snowden disclosures. The proposals for legislative reform and human rights protections,


Source Protection: The case of James Risen

July 15, 2014 | Posted in blog, News | By

James Risen, a reporter for the New York Times, published the book State of War: The Secret History of the CIA and the Bush Administration in 2006. A chapter in the book is on an alleged failed operation by the