2015 World Press Freedom Index - updates

Rappler's latest stories on 2015 World Press Freedom Index


PH improves in World Press Freedom Index

Dec 31, 2015 - 1:17 PM

The Philippines ranks 141st out of 180 countries in the 2015 World Press Freedom Index by the Paris based Reporters Without Borders

Image from the 2015 World Press Freedom Index by Reporters Without Borders

'Drastic decline' in media freedom worldwide

Feb 12, 2015 - 2:05 PM

Reporters Without Borders: There has been an overall deterioration linked to very different factors with information wars and action by non state groups acting like news despots

This picture taken on May 21, 2014 shows microphones of reporters working for TV stations sitting on a table ahead of a press conference at the Army club in Bangkok. Manan Vatsyayana/AFP

LIST: The best and worst countries to be a journalist

Feb 12, 2015 - 2:04 PM

Here is a ranking of 180 countries and territories evaluated by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) for press freedom in its latest annual report

Journalists hold out their microphones during an EU event in Newport, Gwent, Wales on Friday 02 September 2005. Stephen Pond/EPA