45th UN Human Rights Council: outcomes on the safety of journalists
From 14 September – 7 October the 45th session of the UN Human Rights Council took place. One of the thematic issues that was discussed and one of the 35 resolutions that was adopted, was on the safety of journalists.
New publication: Good for business or the right thing to do? – Promoting gender equality in the workplace of media outlets
Free Press Unlimited published a new report, exploring what motivates managers of news outlets around the world to promote gender equality in the workplace, as well as the strategies that managers use to implement their commitment to gender equality and the results of these efforts.
COVID-19: Advocacy calls and resources
We have grave concerns about the effects of emergency measures taken by governments in the fight against COVID-19 on the ability of independent media and journalists to do their job and the ensuing effects on people’s access to information.
Knowledge sharing platform
Free Press Unlimited has set up a global knowledge sharing platform for all its media partners in four different languages. The purpose of the platform is to exchange challenges, experiences, resources and solutions related to the COVID-19 crisis.
Invitation to participate in our COVID-19 campaign
In the run-up to World Press Freedom Day (3rd May) we want to emphasise the importance of reliable information during the COVID-19 crisis. Please join us in the campaign TOGETHER FOR RELIABLE INFORMATION.
COVID-19 and the (financial) impact on media
Last updated: 14 May 2020 The large majority of media around the […]
COVID-19 and gender equality
In the light of the COVID-19 crisis, this page provides an overview of publications about the gendered aspects of the pandemic and how media can cover it in a gender-sensitive way.
Safe and responsible reporting on COVID-19
In the light of the COVID-19 crisis, this page provides an overview of resources for journalists who are covering COVID-19: information on how to report responsibly, and how to take care of one’s well-being during this crisis.