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AEJ Belgium Autumn Networking Cocktail

📆 It's back! AEJ Belgium will be presenting its traditional Autumn Networking Cocktail for EU correspondents, journalists, media professionals, European affairs experts, European officials, MEPs and peers on Friday 14 October at The Press Club Brussels Europe....

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European Media Freedom Act breaks significant new ground

Joint statement by media freedom groups The undersigned journalists’, media freedom, and human rights organisations welcome the European Commission's initiative to strengthen the free and pluralistic media system and the commitment to protect journalists and editorial...

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‘They Blew Her Up’ is coming to Brussels in May

A play about the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia is to be performed in Brussels in May 2022, with support from the Association of European Journalists. Find more information in the links below, available in English, French and Dutch. Buy your tickets at the link...

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War and Media: the shift in Ukraine

The Russian aggression shows that peace in Europe is a fragile constellation, in danger of completely collapsing. Ukrainian President Zelensky hammers on the fact that his country is fighting for all of Europe and is requesting EU membership as a concrete sign of...

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Internship report – Maya Szaniecki

My time at AEJ Belgium has been invaluable and has given me unique experiences. I have really enjoyed working on various tasks for the organisation and feel like I have gained skills I didn’t have before. This includes better writing, editing and interviewing skills,...

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Nouvelle émission LN24 Club Europe

L’émission Club Europe de LN24 du 9 décembre a touché les sujets de la crise sanitaire qui continue, de la future alliance entre le nouveau chancelier allemand et le prochain président français, de la « guerre froide » actuelle entre les États-Unis et la...

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Fortnightly Calendar Newsletter

Here you can find some upcoming events related to Media and Europe Literacy to add to your calendar, which will all feature in our fortnightly newsletter! Europe Literacy CEPS: Single Resolution Fund Contribution Methodology The Single Resolution Fund (SRF) relies on...

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Nouvelle émission LN24 Club Europe

Une émission avec plusieurs débats, le Club Europe de LN24 diffusé le 2 décembre a évoqué plusieurs sujets controversés, tel que la crise sanitaire, la manche, les relations UEAfghanistan, et le nouveau candidat à l’élection présidentielle française. En ce qui...

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An Interview with Mikko Salo, founder of Faktabaari

By AEJ intern Maya Szaniecki Mikko Salo, founder of the Finnish fact-checking service ‘Faktabaari,’ has an impressive background in EU policy, latest as a LUT University EU senior advisor. He has also worked as an external advisor and evaluator to the European...

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Homage to Albert Coppé

As the Belgian section of the Association of European Journalists, we are always glad to make an excursion into history from time to time and excited to bring back into memory some of our great Belgian Europeans who were part of the launch of what is the EU today....

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In Memoriam: Ed Figee

Ed started his career as a journalist at the local newspaper Twentsche Courant in his native Netherlands. After that, he worked as a parliamentary reporter for the Persunie (former association of regional newspapers). He later served as a lobbyist in the government...

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Nouvelle émission LN24 Club Europe

L’émission Club Europe de la chaine LN24 diffusée ce 25 novembre s’est concentrée sur les thèmes de la crise sanitaire en Europe, la crise migratoire surtout à travers la frontière entre la Pologne et la Biélorussie, les changements à la Politique Agricole Commune...

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