Content tagged: "safety"
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VIDEO: Nigerien journalist: “A journalist’s safety should be her primary concern”

29 Nov. 2017 | Story

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VIDEO: What are the main take-aways from a conflict sensitive journalism and safety training conducted by IMS? We asked journalist Rachida Abdoul Moumoine from Niger.
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Closing spaces: Meet the panelists

08 Nov. 2017 | Story

Upcoming debate seminar on Closing Spaces on Thursday 16 November with expert panelists. Get to know them here.

New exhibition: Afghan photographers on display

31 Oct. 2017 | Story

The photo exhibition ’16 Years of Reporting in Afghanistan’ showcases the challenges for photographers and the tough environment journalists operate under.

New global study documents best practices on the safety of journalists

30 Oct. 2017 | Story

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International Media Support published new global study which analyses the efforts to safeguard journalists in seven countries where unstable environments challenge the ability of journalists to produce good journalism
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Defending Journalism

30 Oct. 2017 | Publication

This IMS study provides a mapping and greater understanding of what works – and what does not work when it comes to addressing the safety of journalists. The seven countries in focus are Afghanistan, Columbia, Indonesia, Iraq, Nepal, Pakistan and the Philippines.

Debate: Closing spaces – how do media and civil society fight back?

16 Oct. 2017 | Story

When state restrictions reshape the civic space, how do media and civil society fight back? Join us for a debate on 16 November.

Yemen: Conflict sensitive journalism guide – Arab version

21 Sep. 2017 | Publication

This report is the first of its kind ever in Yemen and serves as a guide for Yemeni media professionals who wish to improve their reporting skills ways that meet the international standards of conflict sensitive journalism.

Yemen: Conflict sensitive journalism guide

21 Sep. 2017 | Publication

This report is the first of its kind ever in Yemen and serves as a guide for Yemeni media professionals who wish to improve their reporting skills ways that meet the international standards of conflict sensitive journalism.

WPFD: Journalists’ Safety and Tackling Impunity: How can crimes against media workers be addressed?

01 May. 2017 | Story

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On the occasion of World Press Freedom Day 2017, UNESCO is hosting a four day seminar in Jakarta investigating media's role in advancing peaceful, just and inclusive societies. One of the events, "Journalists’ Safety and Tackling Impunity: How can crimes against media workers be addressed?", is arranged and moderated by International Media Support.
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WPFD: The UN Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity and its implementation in Asia

01 May. 2017 | Story

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On the occasion of World Press Freedom Day 2017, UNESCO is hosting a four day seminar in Jakarta investigating media's role in advancing peaceful, just and inclusive societies. Elisabeth Witchel, an IMS extern media consultant, is on the panel of the event "The UN Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity and its implementation in Asia".
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IPI & IMS name 2017 media award winners

25 Apr. 2017 | Story

IPI Awards: Ethiopia’s Eskinder Nega is this year's Press Freedom Hero and Afghan Journalists Safety Committee named as the 2017 Free Media Pioneer in recognition of the group’s courageous and trailblazing work to prevent, combat and monitor attacks on journalists in one of the world’s most dangerous media environments.

Situation report on violence against journalists in Afghanistan

18 Jan. 2017 | Story

The year 2016 is considered the bloodiest year for journalists and media in the history of Afghanistan says Afghan Journalist Safety Committee in a newly released report.

Peer-to-peer media assistance

09 Dec. 2016 | Story

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The DJ Safety Fund managed by IMS for the Danish Union of Journalists provides support for journalists victimised as a direct result of their journalistic work. The support is made possible through donations made by members of the Danish Union of Journalists in solidarity with their international colleagues under threat. The Fund is used in cases...
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Afghanistan more dangerous than ever for journalists

27 Oct. 2016 | Story

Deterioration of media safety in Afghanistan: with recent killings and threats focus is on keeping journalists alive rather than training them on safety.