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40 attended safety webinar in Yemen

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Dr. Ali Al-Burihy, Professor of media and communication at Sana’a University  

Sana’a University in partnership with the Cultural Media Center (CMC) organized a special webinar for Yemeni journalists together with JMIC 27 May 2021.  

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SAFETY TRAINING IN LIBYA

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Professor Mohamed Ali Al-Asfar 

A digital safety training was organized in Libya 18 March. 

20 participants came from the Libyan Academy for Graduate Studies at Alzzaytuna University and the Libyan Center for Freedom of Press (LCFP)

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SAFETY TRAINING DURING CONFLICT IN IRAQ

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Participants were very active and had many questions

JMIC organized a digital safety training at Anbar University in western Iraq with 32 participants 24 February. 

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Charges against Lady Ann Salem dismissed

A regional court in the Philippines has dismissed the case of ‘illegal possession of firearms and explosives’ against journalist Lady Ann Salem (Icy). 

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How to protect sources – and yourself

Journalism & Media International Center (JMIC) has started the new year with safety training on zoom for journalism and photojournalism students from Bangladesh, Nepal and Norway 20 January. 

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MAKERERE UNIVERSITY HOLDS A FOUR DAY SAFETY AND SECURITY TRAINING

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Some of the participants at the university after the safety training (Photo: Ephraim Bukenya) 

The Department of Journalism and Communication, Makerere University in Uganda, in cooperation with Journalism & Media International Center organized a four day webinar on safety and security of journalists from 7 – 10 December.

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Palestine webinar: Safety of journalists during COVID-19 pandemic

(PHOTO:) Abeer Saady teaching

More than 20 students and journalists participated in the webinar on the safety of journalists during the COVID-19 pandemic, organised by JMIC at OsloMet University and Department of Communication and Digital Media (DCDM) at An-Najah National University in Palestine on Tuesday 8th December 2020. 

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Urgent Media Notice from IAWRT

Malalai Maiwand

The International Association of Women in Radio and Television (IAWRT) strongly condemns the brutal shooting of IAWRT member Malalai Maiwand and her driver in Afghanistan.

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Protecting Truth Tellers: Safety and Ethics of Journalists in the Pandemic

(Left to Right) Lynda Garcia-Catindig, IAWRT Philippines President, Jola Diones-Mamangun, IAWRT Treasurer, Abeer Saady, IAWRT Vice President. Violet Gonda, IAWRT President, Margarita Valle, IAWRT Philippines Vice President, Oona Solberg, Journalism and Media International Center, Gie Herrera, Radio Journalist, Sonia Capio, IAWRT member and Sanafe Marcelo, IAWRT Admin and Finance staff.

Journalist safety expert Abeer Saady stressed the importance of ensuring both physical and psychological health of media workers covering the pandemic in a webinar hosted by the Philippine chapter of the International Association of Women in Radio and Television (IAWRT) 27 October. 

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IMPUNITY DAY

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2 November is the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against journalists. Today starts the sixth conference about safety for journalists organized by the research group MEKK (Media, War andConflict) at OsloMet