Global Freedom of Expression

Report for the Universal Periodic Review of Paraguay

IFEX-SPP: Paraguay UPR, Third Cycle

Executive Summary:

The following is a joint report submitted by the IFEX-SPP Coalition. The objective of the report is to present information in order to bring to light the situation of impunity in cases of violence against journalists and the associated effects on freedom of expression and press freedom in Paraguay. The information is being submitted to the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva as part of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of Paraguay scheduled to take place in 2021.

The findings detailed in this report were obtained by collecting and analysing information in reports issued by SPP.

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