International conference on freedom of the press in Europe

Paris, 6 December 2019 The Association of European Journalists (AEJ) organises an International conference on freedom of the press Europe on 6 December, in Paris, on...

CALL FOR RESPECT FOR PRESS FREEDOM AND JOURNALISTIC INDEPENDENCE IN EUROPE

  Paris, 6 December 2019 Association of European Journalists Reporters Without Borders European Federation of Journalists European Centre for Press and Media Freedom South East Europe Media Organisation Meeting in Paris,...

AEJ-Bulgaria Calls for International Probe of Alleged Pressure on the Public Radio Broadcaster

AEJ-Bulgaria has organized a protest action on Thursday, aimed at defending the freedom of expression of the journalists, working in the public radio broadcaster,...

Council of Europe: Suspension of Bulgarian National Radio Broadcasts Points to Vulnerability of Editorial Independence

Management at Bulgarian National Radio (BNR) switched off the station’s transmitters for five hours on the morning of 13 September 2019 after journalists at...

Bulgarian journalists unite around a cause called #NoPornJournalism

Bulgarian journalists unite against the practice in their country for politicians in power to take matters into their own hands and quarrel with public...

How Poland’s public service TV was turned into a government mouthpiece

Detailed monitoring of the news output on Polish public service television (TVP) during nationwide local and European elections has revealed how it has been made into a propaganda mouthpiece by the current government. AEJ Poland’s Krzysztof Bobinski relates the main steps by which the Law and Justice (PiS) Party-led government has engineered the effective capture of TVP.

Media Capture in Italy by violence and intimidation: the proof

by Alberto Spampinato Over the past ten years Ossigeno per l’Informazione (Oxygen for Information) has documented several thousand threats and incidents of intimidation suffered by...

Letter to European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen

Dear President von der Leyen, We are writing as members of the press freedom community to congratulate you on your appointment as President of the...

Global Media Freedom Conference in London looks to ‘improve safety of journalists’

A report by AEJ UK member Firdevs Robinson The first ever Global Conference for Media Freedom was co-hosted by Canada and the UK on...

Practical training “How to make a podcast?” by Simon Adler from Radiolab

The world is currently inundated with stories. From advertisers and marketers to nation states and advocacy groups, they're hitting us from all sides. How...

AEJ-Bulgaria Condemns Sentence Against Journalist Rossen Bossev

Sofia City Court has confirmed the Sofia Regional Court’s sentencing of Rossen Bossev, a journalist at Capital Weekly and member of the Executive Board...

Bulgaria Remains Last On Media Freedom in EU According to Reporters Without Borders Press Freedom Index

Bulgaria has retained its 11th place in the annual Press Freedom Index, published on Thursday by Reporters Without Borders. The country's position has not...

Media freedom attacked with impunity

By Otmar Lahodynsky* "Targeting journalists puts everyone's liberties at risk," warned Harlem Désir, OSCE Representative on Freedom of Media, two weeks ago at the "Journalists...

World Press Freedom Day

Every year, 3 May is a date which celebrates the fundamental principles of press freedom, to evaluate press freedom around the world, to defend...

AEJ-Bulgaria marks the #WorldPressFreedomDay with a new Survey and Supports an Initiative Against Disinformation

On May 3rd, AEJ-Bulgaria launches a survey among Bulgarian journalists asking them what kind of professional trainings they need. AEJ-Bulgaria has a portfolio of...

Stop Turkey’s ‘relentless’ judicial harassment against free expression champions

The AEJ and other journalists’ and press freedom organisations have publicly condemned the Turkish authorities’ three-year long judicial harassment of the RSF representative in...

Do you want to take part in a Media Bootcamp? It only takes a few steps to...

The Association of European Journalists in Bulgaria in partnership with the Bulgarian-American Fulbright Commission and the US Embassy are organizing a week-long Media Bootcamp...

Training for journalists and students by Google News Lab

The Association of European Journalists-Bulgaria (AEЙ-Bulgaria) organizes training on "Fact checking & News verification" together with the Google News Lab. The training will be held on 5th of March (Tuesday) in the hall of the French Institute in Bulgaria (3, “Petko R. Slaveikov” Square), Sofia. Special guest and trainer will be Marek Miller, a Google News Lab representative for Central and Eastern Europe.

Outriders Meetup in Sofia: Cross-border Stories

Join a discussion about cross-border journalism and listen to three journalists sharing their work on international stories, organized by the Polish media project Outriders in partnership with the Asociation of European Journalists-Bulgaria.

Apply for a summer school for journalists in Prague

The European Journalism Institute brings together in Prague journalism students and working journalists from a variety of professional backgrounds from North America, Europe and Central Asia.