Search results for: Our world 2018
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Strengthening Lobby & Advocacy to Contribute to Community Media Development and Fellowship for Rural Journalists Through Community Radios in Bangladesh

    Donor(s) Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Strategic Partnership) Partner(s) Bangladesh NGO’s Network of Radio and Communication (BNNRC) Overall objective To enable the community media sector in Bangladesh to exercise their role as watchdogs for local communities and to capacity community radio journalists in producing media content that is inclusive to all Bangladeshi citizens…

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Safety for journalists

Free Press Unlimited has a pretty complete safety programme for journalists: we offer preventive safety raining, emergency help through Reporters Respond and recently, thanks to support from the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, also legal assistance.

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Better protection for journalists

In 2017 the new Intelligence and Security Services Act (Wiv) was adopted. Like many others, Free Press Unlimited opposed the parts of this ‘dragnet law’ that affect the right of journalists to protect their sources.

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Our stakeholders

Our stakeholders are a colourful collection of local media partners, crucial financiers and loyal donors. How do we work with them, whose indispensable support makes our work possible? And let’s not forget: how do we communicate with all those stakeholders?

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Justice and Safety

    Donor(s) Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs Partner(s) N/A Overall objective To defend the safety of journalists by supporting security training, insurance and legal assistance. Achieved results In October of 2018, the Justice and Safety programme was launched. The main aim of this programme is to strengthen the safety of media professionals worldwide. Towards…

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Reporters Respond

    Donor(s) Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs Partner(s) Journalists en Danger (JED), Redes Ayuda, Syrian Journalist Association (SJA), Rory Peck Trust (RPT) Overall objective To support media workers in distress, worldwide. Achieved results Reporters Respond is an emergency fund for journalists intended to help journalists who experienced threats, injuries, vandalism or intimidation, enabling them…

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Money Trail

    Donor(s) Dutch Postcode Lottery Partner(s) Oxfam Novib, Finance Uncovered, Journalismfund.eu Overall objective The aim of the project is to increase the capacity of journalists to produce stories on money laundering, corruption and illicit financing. Free Press Unlimited provides training on digital security techniques which will allow the journalists, the data and their sources to…

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Three major programmes

Our three major programs are No News is Bad News (our strategic partnership with the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs), the Russian-Language News Exchange and our Syria programme.

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Gender and media

In 2018, half the world’s population was still barely represented in the media. Some statistics: only 10% of news reports are on the subject of women and they are often portrayed as victims; no more than one in five experts interviewed is female; one in four management positions in media is filled by a woman. Fortunately, we are seeing progress, certainly with our partners.

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