Showing items tagged with 'press freedom'
20 June 2017: IFJ/EFJ observer sent to Istanbul to monitor the first trial of journalists accused of participating in the failed coup.
20 June 2017: Blocking websites and arresting journalists is a grave breach of press freedom and journalists' fundamental rights.
15 June 2017: Union highlights NUJ members long and proud history of defending the public's right to know and calls for better safeguards for journalists and journalism.
15 June 2017: Let's rededicate ourselves to the battle for press freedom as part of the Great Get Together in memory of the Yorkshire MP's life and work, says NUJ president Tim Dawson.
6 June 2017: IFJ calls on the authorities to let journalists work freely.
13 April 2017: The union has written to the leader of Thurrock council to ask him to call off a plan to ban non-approved press.
14 March 2017: The Palestinian Authority must put an end to police brutality toward journalists says the Global Federation.
1 March 2017: Investigative journalist Amitt Bhatt and Manchester & Salford Branch member is facing deportation to India and the likelihood of arrest and torture – possibly death – for his work exposing corruption and human rights abuses in Kashmir.
13 February 2017: Journalists face being criminalised for doing their jobs under proposals to update the Official Secrets Act.
26 January 2017: Union calls on members and media workers to tweet Donald Trump to condemn the arrests and express solidarity with colleagues.