Reporters Without Borders (RSF)

Actor type: Civil society (think tank, NGO, unaffiliated researcher, non-profit or charity) | Media

Subject tag: Data Access | Government transparency | Privacy and data protection

Region: Global

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) defends the right of every human being to have access to free and reliable information. This right is essential to know, understand, form an opinion and take action on vital issues in full awareness, both individually and collectively.

Our mission? Act for the freedom, pluralism and independence of journalism and defend those who embody these ideals.
Our mandate is in the spirit of Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and of the major declarations and charters relating to journalistic ethics, notably the Munich Declaration of the Duties and Rights of Journalists.