Freedom of Expression

Country Reports

One of the main tasks of the Office of the Special Rapporteur in the carrying out its mandate is to produce an annual report on the state of freedom of expression in the hemisphere. In Chapter II, this report analyzes the situation of this right in the Member States of the OAS, which includes pointing out the main threats to ensuring the exercise of the right and the progress that has been made in this area. This document includes special reports on the situation of freedom of expression in specific countries, usually following up on any official visit by the Special Rapporteur to the country, or as a result of a special request by the IACHR.

  • 2017, Report on Mexico ...................
  • 2016, Report on Chile ...................
  • 2010, Report on Honduras ...................
  • 2010, Report on Venezuela .................
  • 2010, Report on Mexico
    • Final Report of the IACHR on Freedom of Expression in Mexico
    • Executive Summary of the Preliminary Report
    • Joint Preliminary Report with the Rapporteur from the UN (in Spanish)
  • 2009, Report on Venezuela ..................
  • 2009, Report on Honduras ...................
  • 2005, Report on Colombia ....................
  • 2003, Report on Guatemala ..............
  • 2003, Report on Venezuela .................
  • 2003, Report on Panama .....................
  • 2003, Report on Haiti ...........................
  • 2001, Report on Paraguay ...................

Annual Monitoring

  • 2013   pdf format
  • 2012   pdf format
  • 2011   pdf format
  • 2010   pdf format
  • 2009   pdf format
  • 2008   pdf format
  • 2007   pdf format
  • 2006   pdf format
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  • 2004   pdf format
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  • 2002   pdf format
  • 2001   pdf format
  • 2000   pdf format
  • 1999   pdf format
  • 1998   pdf format