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EFJ Annual Meeting stands up for journalism as a public good to meet today’s challenges

The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) held its Annual Meeting in Prishtina, Kosovo, on 23-24 May 2024. The event, which brought …

Italy: MFRR sounds the alarm on political meddling and legal threats to journalism

Amid the forthcoming EU elections, the Media Freedom Rapid Response (MFRR) was prompted to organise an urgent advocacy mission …

EFJ to hold its Annual Meeting in Prishtina, Kosovo, on 23-24 May 2024

The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) will hold its annual meeting in Prishtina, Kosovo. Around 100 journalists and trade …

Physical confrontation with journalist in Serbia is unacceptable and must be sanctioned

The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) joined the SafeJournalists Network and the Media Freedom Rapid Response partners in strongly condemning the behaviour of the local …

Croatia: EFJ calls on MPs to reject “anti-leaks” legislation

The Croatian Parliament began on 18 January 2024 reviewing amendments to the criminal code tabled by the government to …

Italy: another government attempt to silence Domani’s investigative reporting

Undersecretary Durigon reportedly threatened Domani for a third time, following an inquiry on the alleged purchase of his property …

EMFA: EFJ joins coalition calling for safeguards for independent public service media

Maja Sever, EFJ President, said: “The weakening of Article 5 is unthinkable for anyone who sincerely wants media pluralism …

Europe: End impunity for crimes against journalists

When Greek veteran crime reporter Giorgos Karaivaz was shot dead in Athens in 2021, the authorities committed to prioritising the case …

North Macedonia: EFJ demands transparent justice in Kocho Angjushev case

АЈM-ZNM has submitted an application to the Judicial Council to challenge the decision of Judge Jovanka Spirovska Paneva. The …

Malta: EFJ, IFJ and media freedom groups call for justice for Daphne Caruana Galizia

Caruana Galizia, who rose to prominence through her anti-corruption investigations and blogs, was killed by a car bomb in …