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Fiji Times staff facing possible sedition charges

Friday, 10 March 2017, 11:03 am | International Federation of Journalists

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) strongly criticizes the latest move by Fiji’s Public Prosecutor with the charges against staff at the Fiji Times. The IFJ calls for all charges against the four staff members to be immediately dropped. More >>

IFJ calls to defend women’s voices online in Asia-Pacific

Friday, 10 March 2017, 11:02 am | International Federation of Journalists

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its Asia-Pacific affiliates today demanded meaningful action against the growth of online harassment of women journalists in the region. Using the occasion of International Women’s Day (March ... More >>

South Asia Media Solidarity Network Bulletin - October 2013

Wednesday, 16 October 2013, 5:02 pm | International Federation of Journalists

Welcome to the e-bulletin of the South Asia Media Solidarity Network (SAMSN) for the month of October 2013. The next bulletin will be sent on November 15, 2013, and inputs are most welcome. More >>

Fiji: Media registration required in lead-up to election

Wednesday, 16 October 2013, 4:58 pm | International Federation of Journalists

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins with Pacific Freedom Forum (PFF), the regional media monitoring group, in being deeply concerned that requirements proposed by Fiji’s media authority for foreign media trainers, independent journalists ... More >>

IFJ condemns Philippine’s journalist accreditation scheme

Wednesday, 16 October 2013, 4:57 pm | International Federation of Journalists

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins with its affiliate, the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) in condemning House Bill 2550, the misnamed “Magna Carta for Journalists”, which seeks to impose an accreditation ... More >>

Death Toll of Pakistan’s Journalists Hits Nine for the Year

Tuesday, 15 October 2013, 5:29 pm | International Federation of Journalists

The gunning down of a journalist outside his home in the district of Karak in Pakistan’s northern province on October 11 has taken the country’s journalist death toll to nine this year. More >>

Attack on Journalist in Pakistan’s Abbottabad City Condemned

Monday, 14 October 2013, 4:00 pm | International Federation of Journalists

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and partners in the South Asia Media Solidarity Network (SAMSN) are shocked and horrified by the latest instance of an attack with obvious lethal intent on a journalist in Pakistan. More >>

Criminal Libel and Police Used to Muzzle Filipino Media

Wednesday, 4 September 2013, 3:09 pm | International Federation of Journalists

The International Federation of Journalism is concerned about a spate of assaults on press freedom by political and business figures in the Philippines in recent weeks. IFJ affiliate, the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines, has reported ... More >>

IFJ Asia-Pacific Monthly E-Bulletin – July and August 2013

Wednesday, 4 September 2013, 3:07 pm | International Federation of Journalists

Welcome to the IFJ Asia-Pacific’s monthly e-bulletin. The next bulletin will be issued on October 1, and contributions from affiliates are most welcome. To contribute, email ifj@ifj-asia.org Please distribute this bulletin widely among colleagues in ... More >>

Journalists in Sri Lanka Meet with U.N. Human Rights Head

Monday, 2 September 2013, 4:29 pm | International Federation of Journalists

Journalists in Sri Lanka Meet with U.N. Human Rights Head, Call for Action on Media Freedom More >>

Investigators Must Rescind Order Seeking News Sources

Monday, 2 September 2013, 4:28 pm | International Federation of Journalists

Police investigators inquiring into the source of a picture published in a daily in the north-eastern Indian state of Manipur in 2010 are intruding into press freedom, the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) warned. More >>

SWAT Team Raids Radio Station

Thursday, 29 August 2013, 1:12 pm | International Federation of Journalists

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins its affiliate the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) in condemning the raid in the central provincial capital of Iloilo City by the local police force’s Special Weapons and ... More >>

Journalist Criminally Charged After Exposing Corruption

Thursday, 29 August 2013, 1:10 pm | International Federation of Journalists

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) condemns the decision by the Chinese police to charge a journalist with disturbing public order after he exposed a Government official suspected of involvement in a corruption case. More >>

Journalists In Sri Lanka Petition Human Rights Commission

Thursday, 29 August 2013, 1:07 pm | International Federation of Journalists

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) extends its support to affiliates and partners in Sri Lanka, in their effort to secure the active involvement of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), in addressing long neglected issues of media ... More >>

Armed Home Invasion of Sri Lankan Journalist Couple

Tuesday, 27 August 2013, 2:34 pm | International Federation of Journalists

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins partners and affiliates, the Free Media Movement (FMM) and the Sri Lanka Working Journalists’ Association (SLWJA) in strongly condemning the armed home invasion inflicted on a journalist ... More >>

IFJ Urges Macau Govt: Open Up TV Signal Transmission Market

Monday, 26 August 2013, 11:54 am | International Federation of Journalists

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) is deeply concerned that the right to receive information is being restricted in Macau, negatively affecting social diversity, after a dispute over television transmission rights. More >>

IFJ Condemns Gang-rape of Photojournalist in India’s Mumbai

Friday, 23 August 2013, 6:40 pm | International Federation of Journalists

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) is shocked and horrified to learn of the gang-rape of a photo-journalist in the western Indian metropolis of Mumbai on August 22. More >>

As Crisis of Corporate Media Mounts, IFJ Calls for New Deal

Friday, 23 August 2013, 6:39 pm | International Federation of Journalists

As Crisis of Corporate Media Mounts, IFJ Calls for New Deal for India’s Journalists More >>

IFJ and SAMSN Condemn Attack on Pakistan Newspaper Office

Friday, 23 August 2013, 6:33 pm | International Federation of Journalists

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and partners in the South Asia Media Solidarity Network (SAMSN) join colleagues in the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) in expressing shock and outrage at the firing outside the office ... More >>

All Chinese Journalists Association Urged to Defend Rights

Monday, 19 August 2013, 5:58 pm | International Federation of Journalists

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) is frustrated to learn that three journalists in China have been detained by police, prevented from reporting on the misdeeds of some Government officials, or put under pressure to leave their jobs. More >>

 

 

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