RSF’s 2022 World Press Freedom Index : A new Era of Polarisation

3 May 2022. Today, on Press Freedom Day, M100 partner Reporters Without Borders has published its 2022 Press Freedom Rankings. In no region has press freedom deteriorated as much as in Europe, especially in Eastern Europe.

New crises and wars as well as resurgent conflicts threaten press freedom worldwide. The 2022 Press Freedom Rankings show that they not only pose a threat to the life and limb of media professionals – they have also been accompanied by a variety of repressive measures with which governments try to gain information sovereignty. Read the entire press release here.