Showing items tagged with 'human rights'
22 April 2018: Delegate meeting goes global and offers support to colleagues
20 April 2018: Delegates discussed key aspects of the union's policy work programme for the next two years On Friday afternoon in Southport.
7 March 2018: Side event organised by the International Federation of Journalists at the UN Human Rights Council session in Geneva.
1 September 2017: The NUJ’s Disabled Members’ Council has supported calls on the UK government to take urgent action to address the human rights violations of deaf and disabled people.
23 June 2017: On Thursday 29 June the union's Derry North West Ireland Branch are enouraging local members to attend a Raif Badawi solidarity protest followed by a branch meeting.
13 February 2017: Amnesty International UK, in conjunction with the University & College Union UCU, are hosting a public evening panel discussion to seek accountability and justice for Giulio Regeni and the hundreds of others who have been disappeared in Egypt.
28 September 2016: Indignation and horror at the news of the assassination, which adds to a long list of Somali journalists who have paid with their life for the commitment to their job.
25 July 2016: During our campaign to amend the Investigatory Powers Bill we have been told that the surveillance of journalists and trade unionists is a thing of the past. This is patently not the case.
19 July 2016: Trade union federations highlight the attacks on journalists and press freedom in Turkey.
4 February 2016: Yemen Journalists’ Syndicate report journalists have been tortured and beaten. The global federation of journalists demands their immediate release.