Showing items tagged with 'press freedom'
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.
21 May 2015: Azerbaijan has developed a reputation as one of the world’s worst jailers of journalists. The IFJ and EFJ call on Azerbaijan President, Ilham Aliyev, to release all seven journalists who are currently behind bars.
20 May 2015: Qatari authorities must understand that as a host of a world sporting event they must open themselves to scrutiny and not respond by arresting and harassing journalists.
30 April 2015: We must stand up for a free press, individual privacy, governmental and corporate transparency, due process and rule of law as we seek to reveal official information that the public has a right to know.
16 April 2015: The EFJ has welcomed the acquittal of Anuška Delić.
12 March 2015: Any new primary legislation needs to replace the existing powers and offer a "shield law" for journalists.
4 March 2015: This event has been cancelled as the Conservative and Liberal Democrat parties were unable to put up speakers.
20 February 2015: Freed Al Jazeera journalist tells colleagues how he survived 400 days in jail in Egypt.