Showing items tagged with 'solidarity'
7 June 2013: The International Federation of Journalists congress in Dublin was opened in style by Michael D Higgins, the President of Ireland, who spoke of the need to protect media diversity and pluralism.
16 April 2013: The union has organised a public meeting for world press freedom day this year - all welcome.
28 March 2013: BBC journalists and their colleagues walked out at noon on the Thursday before Easter in a 12-hour strike against a damaging cost-cutting scheme imposed by management.
14 March 2013: Seven former officers of Colombia's security services each face up to 20 years in prison for the aggravated 'psychological torture' and physical intimidation of journalist and NUJ honorary member Claudia Julieta Duque.
8 February 2013: Journalists trade unions and the International Federation offer support and assistance to Iranian journalists in country and to the diaspora of exiles.
17 December 2012: Today trade unionists can give back some support to colleagues from the Communication Workers Union by supporting the first ever National Postal Workers Day.
7 December 2012: The International Federation of Journalists today raised concerns of the safety of journalists and media workers who are covering the unfolding crisis in Egypt.
19 November 2012: The IFJ has called on the international community to investigate deliberate attacks by Israeli military against media buildings in Gaza.
14 November 2012: Journalists from Britain and Ireland have joined with European colleagues to support a European Day of Action against Austerity on Wednesday 14 November.
9 November 2012: The IFJ and the EFJ have condemned the management of the Ukraine National News Agency for censoring journalism critical of President Yanukovich.