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International effort to support journalists in Ukraine

“The bulletproof vest I was given has saved my life,” he says. “We see missiles and shooting every day, …

Russia: EFJ and IFJ condemn suspension and demand for liquidation of independent Russian trade union JMWU

On 5 July, the Moscow City Court notified JMWU that the Moscow prosecutor had filed a lawsuit to liquidate …

Maja Sever is new elected president of the European Federation of Journalists

137 out of a total of 144 delegates of the EFJ Assembly voted for Maja Sever. The second candidate …

Recommendations for supporting journalists’ well-being

The key recommendations are as follows:   1. Acknowledge the well-being issue and contribute to the culture change.   …

Media Freedom Rapid Response III (MFRR) will continue for 18 months

In 2020 and 2021, the consortium – which also included the Institute of Applied Informatics at the University of …

WPFD: EFJ calls on European governments to protect journalism

Cases of spying on journalists and media workers using sophisticated spyware programs have multiplied in recent years all over …

Ukraine: the three solidarity centres for journalists are open

NUJU is launching a network of journalistic solidarity centres to help media workers during the war. These centres are …

EU seeks new powers to fight hate speech

The proposed inclusion of hate speech and hate crime into the list of EU crimes will allow for harmonisation of …

Free European Media: governments urged to take action to support journalism

Participants, including Vera Jourova, European Commission Vice-President, Patrick Penninck, Head of Information Society Department of the Council of Europe, presented new …

EU must provide emergency visas for Russian and Belarusian journalists fleeing repression

Independent journalists and media in Russia are currently experiencing the most severe and wide-ranging crackdown in the last thirty …