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IFEX launches 2014 campaign to end impunity


IFEX has prepared multilingual resources and digital tools to illustrate how impunity thwarts everyone's right to free expression and to help demystify UN mechanisms. They are available on the campaign site: www.daytoendimpunity.org.
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Broad consensus that violent media increases child aggression


In addition to the other findings, the study reveals that majorities of researchers, pediatricians and parents agreed that there is a causal relationship between exposure to violent media and aggressive behaviour.
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