Showing items tagged with 'united nations'
2 May 2018: There can be no press freedom when journalists live and work in fear
13 March 2018: The NUJ and International Federation of Journalists welcomed a UN report calling on the Iranian government to respect freedom of expression and association.
12 March 2018: For the first time in its history, the BBC is making an appeal to the United Nations in Geneva to protect the human rights of BBC journalists and their families.
7 March 2018: Press conference organised by the International Federation of Journalists at the UN Human Rights Council session in Geneva.
20 November 2017: Journalists union leaders endorse IFJ's proposed International Convention on the Safety and Independence of Journalists.
1 September 2017: The NUJ’s Disabled Members’ Council has supported calls on the UK government to take urgent action to address the human rights violations of deaf and disabled people.
20 September 2016: UN calls on Somali government to cease its attacks immediately.
2 November 2015: Today marks the beginning of the commemoration of the United Nation's end impunity for crimes targeting journalists.
13 January 2009: The NUJ has joined journalists' unions around the world to call on the United Nations to investigate attacks on media personnel by Israeli forces in the Gaza Strip.