Ukrainian Journalists’ Union under attack

Ukrainian Journalists’ Union under attack

The EFJ/IFJ has strongly condemned accusations by a Ukrainian MP that the National Union of Journalists of Ukraine (NUJU) was guilty of implementing “Russian media projects” and supporting anti-Ukrainian media. The astonishing claims came after the union opposed...
DIFFERENCE DAY – Wednesday 3rd May 2017

DIFFERENCE DAY – Wednesday 3rd May 2017

In 1993 the United Nations General Assembly declared May 3rd to be World Press Freedom Day to raise awareness of the importance of freedom of the press and remind governments of their duty to respect and uphold the right to freedom of expression enshrined under...
‘Fake News, Old News?’

‘Fake News, Old News?’

By Shams Ul Din, Ike Picone & Kevin Smets (Vrije Universiteit Brussel) Republished from New Europe. Recently, the world seems to be experiencing a surge in global fake news. The intense discussions about fake news in the past months may have resulted in an...