Participation of AMARC’s president to a meeting of experts on political communication and access to information in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro. October 11, 2013. On October 9th and 10th, a meeting of experts organized by the Demos Institute took place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Experts from Argentina, Peru, Uruguay, Panama, Bolivia, Brazil, Venezuela, El Salvador, Honduras, Chile, Colombia, Guatemala and Mexico participated in this event, among which the president of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC), Maria Pia Matta Cerna.

Frank La Rue says that "the right to the truth" belongs to society as a whole

Santiago, Chile. October 9, 2013. The UN Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression has furthered one of the central themes that will be part of his next report to the General Assembly of the United Nations during his visit last week in Chile. Frank La Rue referred to the "right to the truth", an increasingly important concept based on the violation of human rights experienced in Latin America.

Visit to Chile of the Special UN Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression

Santiago, Chile. October 2nd, 2013. Frank La Rue, UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression and opinion, will be in Chile on October 4 and 5, following the invitation of the World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC), the Friedrich Ebert Foundation and the Union of South American correspondents of the press.