Showing items tagged with 'solidarity'
2 September 2016: Union reports on murders, abductions, disappearances, jailings and assaults in Yemen in the first half of 2016.
31 May 2016: Journalist leaders questioned by police and jailed for four days.
27 May 2016: IFJ urges UN envoy to take action. The journalists have been on hunger strike for almost a month and there are concerns relating torture and maltreatment.
15 April 2016: NUJ parliamentary group chair speaks to DM conference.
18 February 2016: Global federation asks all unions to campaign for the Israeli authorities to release Palestinian journalist Muhammad al-Qiq.
24 November 2015: The local NUJ branch have organised a protest against the flogging of Saudi Arabian blogger Raif Badawi, and the death sentence on Ashraf Fayadh.
18 November 2015: IFJ welcomes ILO freedom of association report finding serious trade union and human rights violations in Somalia.
5 November 2015: The IFJ has launched a solidarity fund to provide financial aid and humanitarian assistance to Yemeni journalists and their families.
14 October 2015: Global journalists' federation and local union demand the immediate release of three kidnapped media workers.
22 September 2015: Journalists unite to condemn the surge in attacks on press freedom and the pressure is expected to intensify as the country heads for another election in November.