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EFJ calls for immediate and ambitious implementation of the European Media Freedom Act

As the final text of the European Media Freedom Act (EMFA) was formally adopted today by the European Union, …

Letter to Serbian authorities: Urgent action needed to address imminent threats targeting journalists Ana Lalić Hegediš and Dinko Gruhonjić

In a letter to Serbian authorities, the International and European Federation of Journalists (IFJ-EFJ) joins partners of the Media Freedom Rapid Response (MFRR) in urging …

MFRR Monitoring Report 2023 – 1,117 media freedom alerts in the past year

The partners from the Media Freedom Rapid Response (MFRR)  publish the latest edition of its Monitoring Report which documents press freedom …

Webinar on the topic of the safety of journalists in Serbia

The first webinar on the fight against impunity for crimes against journalists in Serbia was held yesterday, organized by …

Threats to the safety of journalists in Serbia: new report

Institutional pressures are a form of a threat that most journalists in Serbia often and regularly encounter in their …

Coalition calls for effective implementation as the Parliament adopts the European Media Freedom Act

The European Parliament today adopted with an overwhelming majority (464 in favour, 92 against, 65 abstentions) the European Media …

Report says pro-regime tabloids focus attacks on United Group media outlets

The Slavko Curuvija Foundation said on Wednesday that almost 900 attacks by pro-regime tabloids on media critical of the …

Local media refuse budget funds

A group of local media in western Serbia refused to accept funding from the Novi Pazar city authorities as …

N1 correspondent threatened over protest report

Threats were made against N1’s Novi Sad correspondent over a report from a protest in that city.   Correspondent …

EFJ Manifesto for 2024 EU elections: Stand up for journalism as a public good

The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) today launched its Manifesto ahead of the 2024 EU Elections. With the motto …