Media Releases

CJFE issues media releases on a range of topics, including celebrating World Press Freedom Day on 3 May, upcoming speaking events, and announcing the award winners for the annual CJFE Gala. Below are all of the organization's media releases and reports.
January 20, 2023

Jailed Iranian reporters to receive Canadian Journalists for Free Expression award

Jan 20, 2023 Canadian Journalists for Free Expression is proud to announce that its highest accolade, an International Press Freedom Award, will be awarded to two […]
September 7, 2021

Now is not the time for red tape: Canada’s federal government must ‘finish the job’ and assist Afghan journalists

Sep 07, 2021 The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) and Canadian Journalists for Free Expression (CJFE) continue to press the federal government to cut unnecessary ‘red […]
August 26, 2021

Taliban takeover puts Afghan journalists in grave danger

Aug. 26, 2021 The termination of evacuation flights on Thursday cannot end Canada’s obligation to Afghans left behind and at risk of Taliban reprisals. Working as […]