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Sec. Chong Praises Freedom House’s Efforts to Protect Freedom of Expression in Mexico
August 28, 2014
In a meeting with Freedom House President David Kramer and Trustee Diana Negroponte, Mexican Secretary of the Interior Osorio Chong highlighted Freedom House’s critical role in supporting the Mexican government’s Federal Protection Mechanism for Journalists and Human Rights Defenders and expressed eagerness to continue collaborating with Freedom House. Kramer and Negroponte met in Mexico City with Foreign Ministry officials, journalists, and activists to discuss challenges for freedom of expression in the country and efforts to increase protection for journalists.