Showing items tagged with 'amnesty international'
18 May 2016: Public meeting about the campaign for truth and justice for murdered PhD student Giulio Regeni and Egypt's disappeared and persecuted civilians.
The Cambridge NUJ branch is supporting this event and branch chair Keith Murray is one of the speakers.
12 January 2016: Join Amnesty International Ireland's march to the Saudi embassy to against the executions of 47 people including a number of journalists.
25 September 2015: The NUJ has joined with other trade unions in the UK to highlight "widespread and systematic" human rights abuses in Bahrain.
24 August 2015: NUJ and Amnesty International lead protest against the flogging of Saudi Blogger Raif Badawi,Market Square, Letterkenny.
18 June 2015: Members of the National Union of Journalists joined human rights activists in Dublin to mark the third anniversary of the arrest of Raif Badawi, the Saudi blogger who has been flogged for his writings.
IFJ joins Yemeni Journalists’ Syndicate in calling for independent investigation into murder of Abdul Karim al-Khaiwani
19 March 2015: Unions strongly condemn the murder of journalist Abdul Karim al-Khaiwani in Yemen and call for a swift investigation into the crime.
22 January 2015: The NUJ and Amnesty International will hold joint protests In London, Dublin, Edinburugh and Nottingham tonight.
10 July 2014: The All-Party Parliamentary Human Rights Group invites you to a panel discussion in support of civil society and human rights defenders in The Gambia
3 May 2013: The NUJ President demanded action to protect media plurality across Europe, as the NUJ in Ireland marked World Press Freedom Day with a series of events in Dublin.
3 August 2011: The NUJ Glasgow Branch member Alieu Ceesay, an asylum seeking journalist, has been allowed to stay in the UK.