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31 March 2020: HW Fisher tax experts assess the scheme for Covid-19 assistance for the self-employed and offer helpline for freelance members.
27 March 2020: The NUJ has welcomed the Chancellor’s new scheme for freelances affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, but said it doesn’t go far enough.
25 March 2020: The NUJ has welcomed new measures announced by the Irish government, including wage subsidies for employees in businesses that have been hit by the coronavirus.
24 March 2020: The union continues to encourage members to contact their political representatives
21 March 2020: The NUJ's Irish Secretary warned many journalists in Ireland are fearful for their livelihood as a result of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.
UK freelances face destitution as they have been 'forgotten' in the government’s rescue package for businesses
21 March 2020: Ministers must provide financial protection for the self-employed; other countries' deals may offer potential solutions, says the NUJ.
19 March 2020: As the union lobbies for a financial protection for freelances, there are some places to go for help.
17 March 2020: A proper support package should be available that is specifically designed for the self-employed.
9 March 2020: Motions on pay, periods and pregnancy benefits were three of the many issues tackled by women trade unionists.
20 February 2020: Freelance Forum is a regular one day event designed to keep freelance journalists up to date with the latest developments in their industry. Aimed at writers, photographers and PR practitioners, and hoping to cover print, broadcast and online media, it is organised by Dublin Freelance NUJ branch with support from the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland.