About Us

The International Federation of Journalists is the world's largest organisation of journalists. First established in 1926, it was relaunched in 1946 and again, in its present form, in 1952. Today the Federation represents around 600.000 members in more than 134 countries.

Safety of Journalists is the cornerstone of the IFJ's campaign for the promotion of the press freedom.

This website provides information about IFJ activities and programs concerning this important work.

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) have joined calls for a thorough and immediat [..]

In the fi rst visit by an international organisatipon since the ceasefire in Gaza on 26 August, l eaders of the International Federation of Jo [..]

The IFJ, through its International Safety Fund, has donated 10. [..]

The IFJ affiliate in Palestine, the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate (PJS), today organised a rally to express its outrage and condemnation a [..]

Safety advice

The following is the full statement submitted by the International Federation of Journalists to the UN Human Rights Council’s special session of [..]

The Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West Africa States (Ecowas) has ruled that the Government of Gambia failed to properly invest [..]

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has welcomed the news that U.S. [..]

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has called on the European and African Heads of State attending the Africa-EU Summit in Brusse [..]

In a statement , the United States condemned “The vicious attack on television journalist Hamid Mir in Karachi today, the latest in a series of [..]

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today expressed its ongoing concern for the safety of journalists in Pakistan with reports tha [..]

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) expresses its ongoing concern for the safety of journalists in Bangkok after a reporter was w [..]

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) have joined calls for a thorough and immediat [..]

UNESCO has announced that the 3rd UN Inter-Agency Meeting on the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity will take p [..]

According to organisers, "the Seminar will provide a forum for an intensified inter-regional dialogue among representatives of regiona [..]

In the fi rst visit by an international organisatipon since the ceasefire in Gaza on 26 August, l eaders of the International Federation of Jo [..]

The IFJ, through its International Safety Fund, has donated 10. [..]

The IFJ affiliate in Palestine, the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate (PJS), today organised a rally to express its outrage and condemnation a [..]

A dramatic change of tone in the latest hostage video released by the Islamic State has convinced experts that the jihadist group is isolated and [..]

The Islamic State group released a video Thursday of a British freelance photojournalist, John Cantlie, in which he says he is being held captive. [..]

Russia said on Monday it would probe Euronews after the news channel broadcast footage of Ukrainian soldiers using the portrait of President Vladimir [..]