violence against women
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24 November 2016: To mark the UN Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and Girls, journalist unions are backing the campaign for an ILO convention to stop gender-based violence at work.
8 March 2016: Global union federation and media trade unions continue to pursue the fight against bullying, harassment and violence against women journalists.
23 November 2015: The IFJ gender council marks the UN day of action and campaign to eliminate violence against women.
25 November 2014: A message from the NUJ and IFJ on the international day for the elimination of violence against women.
8 March 2014: The IFJ marks international women's day by calling on media organisations and public authorities to confront violence against women and to take action to achieve safer working environments.
25 November 2013: As journalists, with more women and more women entering the profession, we have discovered that they, more often than their male colleagues, are the subject of threats, harassment, violence and rape, used as a tool to silence their voice.
1 August 2013: The union has condemned online attacks against women journalists including rape and bomb threats.
25 November 2011: The International Federation of Journalists has highlighted the extreme levels of violence women journalists face while carrying out their professional duties.
25 November 2009: Michelle Stanistreet has called on journalists to make sure they're aware of the sensitivities of reporting on issues such as rape and other violence against women.