Rapporteur of the IACHR rejects violence and authoritarianism toward the press

Catalina Botero, Colombian who leaves after six years the rapporteur of the IACHR, said in an interview with AFP that drug violence and the authoritarian practices of the governments to silence the opposition are the two major challenges to the freedom of speech in America....

Cordicom responds and rejects statements from Catalina Botero

The Council for the Regulation and Development of Information and Communication (Cordicom for its Spanish acronym) responded to Catalina Botero, Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression, who belongs to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR). The Colombian official said...
Comité Coordinador de Organizaciones de Libertad de Prensa

Recommend to Correa Government Respect Diversity of Opinion

Last December 9th, the Coordinating Committee of Organizations of Press Freedom warned of a “progressive loss of fundamental rights” in Ecuador and presented a series of recommendations to the government to respect freedom of speech and press, such as the...

Ecuador questioned the OAS rapporteur for freedom of expression

The Ecuadorian government today questioned the legitimacy of the rapporteur for freedom of expression of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) of the OAS, Catalina Botero, saying she has a commercial link with the NGO that criticizes President Rafael Correa....
American Commission on Human Rights

Diego Garcia: Ecuador wants to eliminate contempt of Penal Reform

Diego Garcia, Attorney General of Ecuador, said to the American Commission on Human Rights (CIDH by its Spanish acronym), which Ecuador is working on the elimination of criminal contempt in the legislation so this figure is no longer reflected in the draft Code of Criminal...