Journalists detained and harassed in Belarus
On March 25th and 26th 2017, Belarusian authorities detained more than 40 journalists and bloggers for covering the violently suppressed rally on Freedom Day in Minsk and regions. Free Press Unlimited condemns the detention and harassment of the journalists. Journalism is not a crime.Read more
Call for nominations: Free Press Awards
We are excited to announce the third edition of the Free Press Awards. The Free Press Awards will recognise journalists who show a strong commitment to press freedom and independent information. Submit your nomination for the Newcomer of the Year and Most Resilient Journalist before 1 August 2017.Sumbit your nomination
Medical safety training for journalists in Iraq
Iraq and especially the Mosul region is by far one of the most dangerous places on earth for journalists. With the start of the military offensive against ISIS, we needed to address journalist safety in Iraq and provide local journalists practical knowledge how to report safely from a battleground.About the training
Free Press Unlimited believes that access to independent news and information can be of life-and-death importance. We support local journalists in conflict areas and war zones to provide their audience with reliable news and information. The information that people need to survive and to shape to their own future.
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As a Friend of Free Press Unlimited you contribute towards: supporting journalists in need, setting up radio stations in conflict areas, developing techniques to circumvent censorship and protect sources.