Media Policy

Statement on Mark Bassant

Statement on Mark Bassant May 22, 2014 The Association of Caribbean MediaWorkers (ACM) is extremely concerned about a reported threat on the life of Trinidadian multi-media investigative journalist, Mark Bassant of the CCN Media Group. The fact that Mr Bassant has been forced to seek protective refuge at an undisclosed location underscores the seriousness with […] Read more

May, 22, 2014


Text of UN resolution on the safety of journalists and impunity

Text Of Un General Assembly Resolution On The Safety Of Journalists And Impunity Promotion and protection of human rights: human rights questions, including alternative approaches for improving the effective enjoyment of human rights and fundamental freedoms Albania, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosniaand Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, […] Read more

Nov, 27, 2013


Download and Report on ACM’s Impunity Resolution

ACM’S Impunity Resolution On International Day To End Impunity Resolution passed by the Association of Caribbean MediaWorkers meeting at its Seventh Biennial General Assembly in Port of Spain, Trinidad on October 26, 2013 (Download) Recognising the designation of November 23 by the International Freedom of Expression (IFEX) in the year 2011 as International Day to […] Read more

Nov, 23, 2013


ACM on settlement of radio broadcast licence dispute in Guyana

ACM Statement on Settlement Of Broadcast Licensing Dispute In Guyana April 19, 2013 The Association of Caribbean MediaWorkers (ACM) joins with the Guyana Press Association (GPA) in expressing grave concern that the assigning of radio and television broadcasting frequencies in Guyana has not been in keeping with best regulatory practice for the sector and poses […] Read more

Apr, 19, 2013


ACM on OAS Washington Resolution

Statement by the ACM on the adoption of the OAS resolution on the strengthening of the hemispheric human rights system March 27, 2013 The Association of Caribbean MediaWorkers (ACM) welcomes the recent decision by Member States of the Organisation of American States (OAS) to preserve conditions under which the independence of the Inter-American Commission on […] Read more

Mar, 29, 2013


ACM calls for greater OAS transparency

ACM Joins Hemispheric NGOs in Calling for Greater OAS Transparency March 1, 2013 – Member organisations of the Latin American and Caribbean Alliance of the International Freedom of Expression Exchange IFEX-LAC, based on their commitment to defend democracy and human rights in countries of the Americas, call on their respective governments and relevant OAS bodies […] Read more

Mar, 01, 2013