Friday, 02 January 1970
Preserving Democracy Begins With Protecting Journalism
We closed out the year with journalism in Colombia in a weakened state and uncertain as to what the incoming class of public officials will do next amid an ongoing crisis in media and press freedom. With the aim of contributing to the debate, in this edition, we present a series of proposals to address nine threats to the future of journalism in Colombia.
Saturday, 21 January 2023
Regulating Disinformation, Hate Speech and Other Online Content in Colombia: A Legal Framework Analysis
From October 2022 to March 2023, FLIP reviewed in detail the applicable legal framework in Colombia regarding hate speech, disinformation and, in general, content that may violate human rights online. Subsequently, FLIP spoke with experts in freedom of expression who provided their perspectives and analyzed the extent to which the legal system is in line with international standards on the subject and the greatest challenges faced by the legislation to address the problem.