10-point charter for freelances rights and benefits
NUJ Informed, news from the union's National Executive Council. In this issue:
Michelle Stanistreet, general secretary, gives news of latest union victories and plans for DM; Launch of the Fair Deal for Freelance campaign and Freelance Charter;Ian Burrell looks at impartiality and the BBC’s new social media guidelines; Tim Dawson reviews a book about iconic designer David King.
Irish Journalist Winter 2020 PDF
Latest guidance on Covid-19 financial packages for freelances
The NUJ's news recovery plan for Northern Ireland
Tim Dawson looks at how online justice is being delivered during Covid-19
On the UN day to end impunity for crimes against journalists, the NUJ released the results of a research survey highlighting threats and safety issues for media workers in the UK.
Template letter for members to lobby their MP to ask Gavin Williamson, Education Secretary, to reverse his decision to scrap the English Union Learning Fund which each year supports around 200,000 workers with skills training and career development.
New and updated guidance on reporting poverty, published Oct 2020
A special newsletter providing information and news from branches during the present crisis. In this edition:
Michelle Stanistreet, NUJ general secretary, sets out how the union is supporting members’ well-being and battling on the industrial front to preserve jobs and secure fair deal for freelances; Pippa Crerar, Daily Mirror political editor, on press and government relations during the pandemic; Paul Siegert, NUJ national broadcasting organiser, on the union’s Hands off Our BBC campaign;The Voice’s Izin Akhabua on why unions must listen to under-represented groups.