The Media Law Assistance Website PDF Print

Keywords: All regions, English, media restriction laws, media rights violations

The essential idea is that information is a tool against deprivation. Individuals and organizations everywhere, but particularly in societies where restrictions on the media are high,

are grappling with issues from the use of insult laws to silence opposition, the arbitrary dropping of signals from transponders, the misuse of tax laws to close down media entities, and intervention with Internet Service Providers in the invocation of national security. As a center of reflection, discussion and documentation, this site aims to assist individuals and communities to debate the issues they are facing and develop strategies for action