December 13, 2021

Engendering Hate: The Countours of State-Aligned Gendered Disinformation Online

As part of a National Endowment for Democracy program, NDI commissioned Demos […]

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December 7, 2021

Sexual Harassment in the Media

In 2020, WAN-IFRA Women in News (WIN), in partnership with City, University […]

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December 6, 2021

Threats that Silence: Trends in the Safety of Journalists

For the period 2016–2020, UNESCO recorded 400 killings of journalists. This figure […]

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August 9, 2021

The Global Expression Report 2021: The state of freedom of expression around the world

The Global Expression Report is a global, data-informed, annual look at freedom […]

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July 15, 2021

Civil society data on safety of journalists neglected by UN member states

In cooperation with local partners, FPU published reports that highlight quality civil society efforts to monitor infringements on the safety of journalists and public access to information. This blogpost explains the rationale for this research project, and the VNR procedure.

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June 26, 2021

No News Is Bad News Programme Evaluation

This is the summary of an independent evaluation of the 5-year ‘No […]

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June 14, 2021

The Chilling: Global Trends in Online Violence Against Women Journalists

This paper is an output of a wider UNESCO-commissioned global study on […]

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June 1, 2021

Threats to Women Journalists in Q1 of 2021

Recently, the Coalition for Women in Journalism (CFWIJ) published its first quarterly report of this year, which presents an image of the threats that women journalists around the world faced between January to April 2021. This post highlights the main findings of this report.

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June 1, 2021

First Quarterly Report

This report presents an image of the threats that women journalists around […]

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May 25, 2021

Melanio Escobar: Press freedom in Venezuela in ‘a downward spiral’

Journalists in Venezuela risk attacks, detention and prosecution. Melanio Escobar helps reporters […]

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May 25, 2021

Journalist Jones Abiri: tortured and two years in detention

On July 21, 2016, Jones Abiri, editor in chief of regional newspaper […]

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May 25, 2021

Safe haven from the trolls: A network for Pakistani women journalists

Many journalists in Pakistan face online harassment and in the case of […]

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