FRANCE: Journalists threatened in France – open letter to the Minister of the Interior

Unofficial translation of open letter, published by European Federation of Journalists, available here. After the death threats received by journalists Nadiya Lazzouni and Morgan Large , the French unions, SNJ , SNJ-CGT , CFDT-Journalists , and Angry Reporters , supported by…

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AUSTRIA: Increased Police Powers to Crackdown on Protests, Attempts to Limit Media Freedom

- ECF update to the CIVICUS Monitor, published on 12 April 2021, available here. Association Ruling elite obstructs anti-corruption investigation An on-going investigation involving the conservative ruling party in Austria…

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NORTHERN IRELAND: The coalition for Women in Journalism calls upon the Irish authorities to investigate the threats to Patricia Devlin, and bring the perpetrators to justice.

- Petition, originally published by the Coalition for Women in Journalism on 16 February 2021, acessible here. February 16, 2021 - Award-winning crime journalist Patricia Devlin is subjected to death…

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