AMARC joins 99 organizations calling on the President of Egypt to free the Al-Jazeera English journalists and overturn their unjustified sentences.

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 16:10 -- jphil

The following is a statement led by Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA), International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI), Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression (AFTE), and Canadian Journalists for Free Expression (CJFE) directed at Egyptian authorities:

27 June 2014

AMARC concerned for community radios in Thailand

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 09:27 -- jphil

June 16th, 2014, Kathmandu, Nepal. The World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) has expressed concern over reports of the recent closure of media outlets in Thailand and especially at the restrictions imposed on community radios. Media reports indicate that a large number of broadcasters, including community radios, were suspended after the military takeover.

AMARC calls on the Tunisian government to stop intimidating free media

Thu, 05/15/2014 - 09:10 -- jphil

Montreal, May 14th 2014. The World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters, AMARC, expresses its solidarity with the team of Radio 6, the first community radio station in Tunisia and formally calls on the Tunisian authorities to immediately cease their harassment against free Tunisian airwaves.