Showing items tagged with 'philippines'
Union action saluted on World Press Freedom Day as report highlights attacks on independent journalism
3 May 2017: From Manila to Lima, Kuala Lumpur, Kiev and Ougadougou, a new survey’s findings paint a grim picture of the threat to media freedom.
IFJ calls for international laws protecting journalists to be enforced after another deadly year of killings
31 December 2015: 2015 has been another deadly year for journalists, with at least 109 journalists and media staff killed in targeted killings, bomb attacks and cross-fire incidents.
14 February 2014: The IFJ report highlights the most deadly countries for media workers and the support provided the federation's International Safety Fund.
31 December 2011: The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) urged the United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to take drastic action against governments of the most dangerous countries for media.
25 November 2011: The International Federation of Journalists has highlighted the extreme levels of violence women journalists face while carrying out their professional duties.
9 December 2009: The NUJ has called on the British authorities to put pressure on the Philippine government to carry out an immediate inquiry into the massacre of 59 people in Maguindanao province.