Internews’ project Promoting Journalism and Freedom of Expression seeks to enhance freedom of expression in the Northern Triangle countries of El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras through empowering local journalists to develop high-quality, locally-led, fact-based investigative reporting that sparks public dialogue about human rights violations, closing political spaces and other constraints to freedom of expressions, lack of transparency, and accountability, while giving them the tools and skills to conduct investigations safely and avoid censorship, security threats and retaliation.

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  • Media Associations of El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras Join Forces to Confront the Challenges that Journalists in the Region Face

    Three people sit at a table in front of a audience
    Tuesday, November 8, 2016

    On October 25, the President of the Journalists Association of Guatemala (Asociación de Periodistas de Guatemala, APG), Ileana Alamilla; the President of the Press Association of Honduras (Asociación de Prensa Hondureña, APH), Carlos Ortiz; and the President of the Journalists Association of El Salvador (Asociación de Periodistas de El Salvador, APES), Serafín Valencia; met in San Salvador, El Salvador to analyze the state of journalism in the Central America region. 

  • Undercover and Working for Change

    Monday, October 10, 2016

    Last year the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights named Honduras the most dangerous country in Latin America for journalists. Xiomara Orellana has been working as a journalist for decades in Honduras. She has taken great risks to follow her passion to explain the migration experience.

    “The essence of what you do is in the impact that it has on people; for you to inform, change, help consolidate democratic societies."

    —Xiomara Orellana

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