Showing items tagged with 'press freedom'
24 August 2015: NUJ and Amnesty International lead protest against the flogging of Saudi Blogger Raif Badawi,Market Square, Letterkenny.
5 August 2015: The IFJ and EFJ urge Turkey to drop charges against 18 journalists threatened with 7.5 years in jail.
2 July 2015: Unions warn the law introduces new restrictions on the media which amount to gagging clauses and new financial penalties for taking pictures.
24 June 2015: Short protest and vigil in protest at the flogging and detention of Saudi Arabian blogger Raif Badawi.
19 June 2015: NUJ response to the West Midlands Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner on refusing to answer a reporter's questions.
17 June 2015: Palestine-based photojournalist Abed Quisini will be discussing the challenges he faced working for 17 years in the occupied West Bank.
12 June 2015: The NUJ, IFJ and sister unions hail the action taken by the Egyptian Journalists Syndicate against threats to press freedom and the jailing of journalists.
2 June 2015: The union has welcomes the High Court decision on media coverage of parliamentary affairs in Ireland.
29 May 2015: The NUJ has welcomed the announcement that RTÉ is to seek High Court permission to broadcast comments made in the Irish parliament about the financial affairs of media tycoon Denis O'Brien.
29 May 2015: The IFJ has welcomed the new resolution of the United Nations Security Council on protecting journalists and ending impunity.