Number of journalists, associated media personnel and human rights advocates killed, kidnapped, disappeared, detained or tortured in the last 12 months ( CBB )

This indicator is proposed as an indicator for Sustainable Development Target 16.10 Ensure public access to information and protect fundamental freedoms, in accordance with national legislation and international agreements

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ILO/ITUC for trade unions. Media reports.

Responsible entities: ILO, ITUC, IFJ. Availability: Information from ILO on all ILO member states (185); from ITUC on all United Nations member states; and from IFJ (International Federation of Journalists) on 134 countries.

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The list of indicator proposals (as of 11 August 2015) used for the IAEG-SDG Open Consultation with Civil Society, Academia and Private Sector.

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