Committee to Protect Journalists – China Report
Press Conference/Report Launch
CPJ’s most recent China report:
Challenged in China: The shifting dynamics of censorship and control
Tuesday March 12, 2013
The Foreign Correspondents’ Club
David Schlesinger, CPJ Board Member
Bob Dietz, CPJ Asia Program Coordinator
Hong Kong, March 11, 2013—As China’s new leadership takes office, a new report by the Committee to Protect Journalists will shed light on the shifting dynamics of censorship within China and the expanding role of its state media across the world.
CPJ’s report examines cracks along Beijing’s Great Firewall which are countered by continuing legal risks as China continues to be one of the world’s leading jailers of journalists.
WHAT: Challenged in China: The shifting dynamics of censorship and control
WHEN: Tuesday March 12, 2013 10:45 am
WHERE: The Foreign Correspondents’ Club, 2 Lower Albert Road, Central, Hong Kong
Advance copies of the report (in English and Chinese) are available upon request and interviews may be arranged prior to launch date.
In Hong Kong: Bob Dietz, +852 9468 9524 firstname.lastname@example.org
In New York: Advocacy and Communications Director Gypsy Guillén Kaiser: Tel. +1.212.300.9029; E-mail:email@example.com
CPJ is a New York-based, independent, nonprofit organization that works to safeguard press freedom worldwide