World Press Freedom Day 2014

To commemorate World Press Freedom Day (May 3), reporters from around the globe, leaders of U.S. international media, and other staff of the Broadcasting Board of Governors today released video testimonials underscoring the importance of press freedom.

 

In addition to the presentation above, the videos are available as a compilation and individually below.

  • WPFD 2014 Messages from BBG
    Journalists, staff and leadership from across the networks of the…
  • Libby Liu
    Radio Free Asia's President Libby Liu shares her excitement for…
  • Anna Kalandadze
    From the Voice of America Georgian Service, Anna Kalandadze explains…
  • LynneWeil
    BBG's Director of Communications and External Affairs explains what press…
  • InnaDubinsky
    A development officer at the BBG explains what press freedom…
  • JeffTrimble
    Jeff Trimble, Deputy Director of the International Broadcasting Bureau, explains…
  • KimLewis
    Kim Lewis, from VOAs English to Africa, explains what press…
  • TerryWing
    Terry Wing, from VOA News, explains what press freedom means…
  • NenadPejic
    Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty's Editor-in-Chief Nenad Pejic explains what press…
  • Delia Johnson
    The Director of the Office of Civil Rights for the…
  • Baraa Afif
    Journalist from RFE/RL's Baghdad bureau explains what press freedom means…
  • Janarbek Akaev
    RFE/RL journalist in Kyrgystan explains what press freedom means to…
  • Fatmir Aliu
    RFE/RL Kosovo reporter Fatmir Aliu explains what press freedom means…
  • Shirin Yaseen
    Radio Sawa broadcaster Shirin Yaseen explains what press freedom means…
  • Ricardo Quintana
    TV Marti reporter Ricardo Quintana explains what press freedom means…
  • Razan Serieh
    Radio Sawa broadcaster Razan Serieh explains what press freedom means…
  • Mohamed Bouzana
    MBN Digital reporter Mohamed Bouzana explains what press freedom means…
  • Mahmoud Belhimer
    Radio Sawa broadcaster Mahmoud Belhimer explains what press freedom means…
  • Khaled Mahmoud
    Radio Sawa editor Khaled Mahmoud explains what press freedom means…
  • Jill Ku
    Jill Ku, from Radio Free Asia's Mandarin Service, explains how…
  • Gina Barroso
    Gina Barroso, from the Office of Cuba Broadcasting, explains what…
  • Ghassan Bou Diab
    MBN Digital reporter Ghassan Bou Diab explains what press freedom…
  • David Ensor
    Voice of America Director David Ensor explains what press freedom…
  • Carlos Garcia Perez
    Director of the Office of Cuba Broadcasting, Carlos Garcia Perez,…
  • Badiaa Mansouri
    MBN Digital reporter Badiaa Mansouri explains what press freedom means…
  • Afghanistan
    Hamid Mohamand, Kabul bureau chief for RFE/RL explains what press…
  • Anass Sabar
    Radio Sawa broadcaster Anass Sabar explains what press freedom means…
  • Khadija Ismaylova
    Khadija Ismaylova from RFE/RL explains what press freedom means to…
  • SolomonKifle
    Solomon Kifle, from VOA's Amharic Service, explains what press freedom…
  • RazaNaqvi
    Raza Naqvi, from VOA's Urdu Service explains what press freedom…
  • SteveRedisch
    Steve Redisch, VOA's Executive Editor,explains what press freedom means to…