International Office Opens

International Office Opens

Date: May 26, 1992

The first overseas office opens in Zurich, Switzerland to advance press freedom initiatives abroad. The European Center moves to London in 1996. Other Freedom Forum international offices established between 1992 and 2000 include the African Center in Johannesburg, South Africa; the Asian Center in Wanchai, Hong Kong; and the Latin American Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Fifteen international journalism libraries were also established to inform and train journalists in regions unaccustomed to press freedom.