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An independent group supporting the right to information in the People’s Republic of China 

Circle 19 for the right to information in People’s Republic of China is an independent group composed of media practitioners and experts from the Chinese diaspora and the international community that aims to promote the right to information on the basis of Chinese intellectual sources. 

Inaugural symposium in Paris


Circle 19 participants gathered for the first time in a symposium in Paris on 11 and 12 September 2023. On this occasion, they launched the drafting process of a Statement of Principles supporting the effective exercise of the right to information within the People’s Republic of China.

How journalism shaped the People’s Republic of China


Circle 19 selected and translated into English impactful Chinese investigative reports demonstrating the importance of journalism for the development of Chinese society.

Journalistic investigations that changed the PRC