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PMA & partners call on EU to help journalists in Israel-Gaza war

PMA and partners urge the EU to call for press freedom and journalists’ rights to be respected during the Israel-Gaza war.

A journalist and a cameraperson wearing protective gear stand in a field.

2024 begins as 2023 ended… With journalists under threat

With multiple conflicts and with a mass of elections, the environment for journalists in 2024 is increasingly hostile.

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Why newsrooms need to prioritise journalist safety in 2024

Media consultant Hannah Storm discusses the need for newsrooms to take seriously both the physical and mental safety of journalists in 2024. 

A journalist and a cameraperson wearing protective gear stand in a field.

MFC statement on the safety of journalists and media workers in conflict

The Media Freedom Coalition is concerned about the safety of journalists and access to information amid hostilities between Israel and Hamas.

A journalist and a cameraperson wearing protective gear stand in a field.

International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists 2023

With over 30 journalists killed in the Middle East, the need to protect them and hold perpetrators to account has never been so important.

Deadly month for journalists in a shakier world

International law mandates the protection of journalists in conflicts, and crimes committed against journalists must lead to sentencing.

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Media Freedom Coalition Statement on Transnational Repression of Journalists and Media Workers

The Media Freedom Coalition is concerned about increasing acts of transnational repression directed at journalists and media workers.

Guyana's Parliament building.

Guyana: Press Association sets out on sensitisation tour in the wake of journalist attacks

Months after attacks on media workers, the Guyana Press Association has set out to build better relationships with key stakeholders.

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UN confirms investigation into the threats faced by BBC News Persian journalists & families

The UN International Fact-Finding Mission on Iran has today confirmed that its investigation will include the targeting of journalists.

City of Lahore, Pakistan.

Geo News producer returned after 24 hours missing

A producer for Geo News went missing after being abducted but was then returned 24 hours later, showing ongoing threats to journalists.