Showing items tagged with 'solidarity'
23 October 2014: NUJ policy is to support campaigns in response to Black deaths in custody. A campaign coalition of families and friends have organised a demonstration in London on Saturday 25 October 2014.
14 October 2014: Union federation condemns the attempt to kill journalist and TV personality Abdirisak Jama Elmi (Black).
12 September 2014: The Dublin hustings take place on Tuesday 16 September at 7pm.
10 September 2014: The IFJ was the first international delegation to visit Gaza since the ceasefire was announced.
2 September 2014: In a statement to the special session on the abuses committed by the Islamic State and associated groups in Iraq convened by the United Nations Human Rights in Geneva, the IFJ highlighted the impunity for killings, abductions and other serious violations of human and humanitarian law targeting journalists.
19 August 2014: The IFJ has demanded the three journalists still detained should be released immediately and expressed its concern for their safety and well-being amid reports they have been subjected to abuse and torture.
12 August 2014: IFJ launches solidarity appeal for journalists in Gaza. Support colleagues by sending a donation today.
25 July 2014: The IFJ has joined increasing international calls for the Israeli government and its forces to be held accountable for the atrocities that are being carried out against journalists covering events in Gaza.
24 July 2014: Union parliamentary group writes to UK foreign secretary as local journalists are forced to evacuate their homes.
22 July 2014: Stop the War coalition have organised a second demonstration on Saturday 26 July to stop the massacre in Gaza. Assemble 12 noon at the Israeli Embassy and march to parliament.