Showing items tagged with 'ethics'
12 March 2015: Any new primary legislation needs to replace the existing powers and offer a "shield law" for journalists.
27 February 2015: President Michael D Higgins has launched an initiative by the Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU) and supported by the NUJ, highlighting the importance of an ethical approach to employment and the workplace.
26 February 2015: The NUJ believes the current proposals on RIPA reform are not enough to ensure press freedom.
24 February 2015: The union wants to see any new ethical guidelines introduced at the Telegraph newspaper on advertising and journalistic ethics to be meaningful and include a conscience clause for journalists.
23 February 2015: The union has urged for caution in response to the latest announcements to changes on the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act (RIPA).
20 February 2015: The introduction of a conscience clause is needed so journalists are not forced to supress news stories.
18 February 2015: The NUJ chapel is meeting to discuss effect of last year's redundancies, the significant restructuring since then, plus concerns raised about commercial pressures on editorial quality.
15 January 2015: The NUJ has urged members to respond to the RIPA code of practice consultation before the deadline on Tuesday.
6 December 2014: Union welcomes parliamentary committee calls for complete overhaul of legislation governing communications data.
25 November 2014: A message from the NUJ and IFJ on the international day for the elimination of violence against women.