15 Years of Media Defence: A Visual Timeline

15 Years of Media Defence: A Visual Timeline

For 15 years, Media Defence have provided crucial legal support to journalists, citizen journalists, cartoonists, and independent media worldwide. As the sole organisation dedicated solely to this cause, we’ve made a significant impact: spanning 117 countries, we’ve supported over 1,300 press freedom cases, and trained 270 lawyers to defend journalists globally.

Explore our Visual Timeline

Step into Media Defence’s 15-year history with our immersive visual timeline, charting our milestones in championing press freedom and safeguarding journalists’ rights globally. Discover our ongoing impact and our vision for safeguarding press freedom and journalist safety in the face of escalating threats.


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