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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.

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) has called on the European and African Heads of State attending the Africa-EU Summit in Brusse [..]

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) have joined up with the International Committ [..]

According to IFJ affiliate, the Iraqi Journalists Syndicate (IJS), cameramen Muthanna Abdul Hussein and Khaled Abdel Thamer, both working for t [..]

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Following reports of the escalation of tensions between Russia and Ukraine, the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the Euro [..]

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

Les responsables de l’assassinat d’un journaliste en Côte d’Ivoire doivent être recherchés, arrêtés et traduits devant la justice, a déclaré aujo [..]

La Fédération Internationale des Journalistes (FIJ) a appris aujourd’hui avec consternation la mort de deux journalistes français en mission à K [..]

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 up with the International Committ [..]

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) have reiterated their appeal for all sides in [..]

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) have joined international condemnation of the [..]

According to IFJ affiliate, the Iraqi Journalists Syndicate (IJS), cameramen Muthanna Abdul Hussein and Khaled Abdel Thamer, both working for t [..]

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has demanded urgent action from the Iraqi government following an attack on the office of indep [..]

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has welcomed the news that the government of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRG) has establish [..]

The US State Department said it was "deeply concerned" Wednesday over reports about the kidnapping of an American journalist by pro-Russian [..]

Pakistan's defence ministry has asked for the country's top-rating television channel to be shut down after it broadcast allegations blaming an [..]

The shooting of one of Pakistan's most famous TV presenters has highlighted the climate of "extreme fear" facing the country's media, journalists [..]