The UN Security Council adopted on 27 May at it 74509th meeting in New York Resolution 2222 (2015) on the protection of Journalists. [..]

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) strongly condemns attacks with heavy weapons on media in Bujumbura, Burundi, during fighting [..]

The authorities in Burundi have launched a major clampdown on independent media following protests which erupted in the capital city, Bujumbura, [..]

The sixth issue of the IFJ Focus on Safety, a monthly blog with highlights, news and in-depth analysis of safety-related events of concerns [..]

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Resolution 2222 (2015) Adopted by the Security Council at its 7450th meeting, on 27 May 2015 The Security Council [..]

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) strongly condemns attacks with heavy weapons on media in Bujumbura, Burundi, during fighting [..]

The authorities in Burundi have launched a major clampdown on independent media following protests which erupted in the capital city, Bujumbura, [..]

The bodies of five media staff were discovered near the city of Bayda in the southern Al Akhdar Mountain, east of Libya with their throats slit, [..]

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) have officially requested the Government [..]

Asif Hassan, a 38-year-old photojournalist working for the Agence France Presse (AFP), was shot during an anti-Charlie Hebdo protest by the stude [..]

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The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today said that 118 journalists and media staff were killed in work-related targeted cross fire [..]

The Council of Europe has today launched an online platform dedicated to recording violations of journalists’ rights with a view to promoting [..]

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UNESCO organised yesterday 14 January in Paris a conference on journalism after last week's massacre at the French satirical magazine Charlie [..]

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The General Secretary of the International Federation of Journalist spoke at the the solidarity event organised in honour of victims of Charlie [..]

The Federation of Colombian Journalists (Fecolper), affiliated to the IFJ, has successfully petitioned the court in Colombia on behalf of Rodrig [..]

The Federation of Journalists in Latin America and Caribbean (FEPALC) has accused the self-proclaimed Independent Patriotic Movement in the Dom [..]

Muftah al-Qatrani, director of the private production company Al-Anwar, was found dead on Wednesday in his office located in the centre of the se [..]

The Arab coalition fighting the Houthi rebels in Yemen composed by Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Sudan, Egypt, US, [..]

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today called in the UN Human Rights Council to enforce the rights of Palestinian journalists. [..]

US President Barack Obama met Thursday with the family of Steven Sotloff, who was abducted in Syria and beheaded by the Islamic State group in [..]

The UN Security Council on Wednesday urged world governments to end impunity for those who silence journalists in a resolution applauded as historic [..]

The title of the menu, "Long live Junta", and its Hitler-like caricatures of Vladimir Putin are some of the more benign gags at a new bar in Kiev [..]