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10 September 2014

In the fi rst visit by an international organisatipon since the ceasefire in Gaza on 26 August, l eaders of the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), its affiliate the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate (PJS), and a number of leading ...

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09 September 2014

UNESCO has announced that the 3rd UN Inter-Agency Meeting on the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity will take place on 4 November 2014 in Strasbourg, France. ...

Towards an effective framework of protection for the work of journalists and an end to impunity

09 September 2014

According to organisers, "the Seminar will provide a forum for an intensified inter-regional dialogue among representatives of regional human rights courts and inter-governmental organisations in Europe, the Americas and Afric ...

UN Human Rights Council's special session on the situation of Human Rights in Iraq

02 September 2014

The following is the full statement submitted by the International Federation of Journalists to the UN Human Rights Council’s special session of 1 September 2014 held in Geneva on the human rights situation in Iraq. ...

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25 August 2014

The IFJ, through its International Safety Fund, has donated 10.000 USD to assist journalists and their families who have been affected by the current fighting between Hamas and Israel in the Gaza strip. ...

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05 August 2014

The IFJ affiliate in Palestine, the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate (PJS), today organised a rally to express its outrage and condemnation at the killings of journalists during the Israeli strikes in Gaza. ...

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31 July 2014

Two more Palestinian journalists, Sameh Al-Aryan and Rami Rayan, were killed while reporting in a market in Gaza yesterday, bringing to at least eight the number of journalists who have now lost their lives since the Israeli bombardment o ...

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29 July 2014

This media advisory follows reports of several journalists who have been detained in Russia and eastern Ukraine in recent weeks.. ...

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29 July 2014

This media advisory follows reports of several journalists who have been detained in Russia and eastern Ukraine in recent weeks. ...

07 July 2014

The Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West Africa States (Ecowas) has ruled that the Government of Gambia failed to properly investigate the murder of prominent journalist Deyda Hydara who was killed in 2004. ...

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