Showing items tagged with 'press freedom'
15 August 2016: Michelle Stanistreet, NUJ general secretary, met Abdurrahman Bilgiç to discuss concerns about the crack down on press freedom following the failed coup in the country.
11 August 2016: UK-Bangladeshi journalist, Shafik Rehman, has been in police custody in Bangladesh since 16 April 2016.
29 July 2016: Michelle Stanistreet, general secretary, has written to the ambassador asking him to receive a delegation to discuss the violation of press freedom and arrests of journalists in his country.
27 July 2016: The EU must take action to hold president Erdogan accountable for violating human rights and press freedom.
19 July 2016: Trade union federations highlight the attacks on journalists and press freedom in Turkey.
29 June 2016: NUJ's emergency motion on journalists' jobs and media plurality followed the closure of the printed Independent titles.
31 May 2016: Journalist leaders questioned by police and jailed for four days.
23 May 2016: The NUJ is calling for the death sentence imposed on an NUJ member by the Egyptian authorities to be immediately overturned or a pardon granted.
17 March 2016: Irish secretary expresses concern at the latest confiscation of images from a Dublin-based photograph agency by An Garda Siochana.
3 March 2016: How can media workers in conflict zones be protected when authorities break international laws and suppress press freedom.