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“Women’s rights: Forbidden subject”: the difficulties that journalists – both men and women – can encounter when they cover women’s rights

By Pauline Ades-Mevel, Head Communication desk Reporters Sans Fontieres for Europe and Balcans Covering women’s rights does not come without risks for reporters. RSF has established that from 2012 to 2017, the rights of at least 90 journalists in around 20 countries were seriously violated because they dared to cover [...]

“Women’s rights: Forbidden subject”: the difficulties that journalists – both men and women – can encounter when they cover women’s rights .

By Pauline Ades-Mevel, Head Communication desk Reporters Sans Fontieres for Europe and Balcans Covering women’s rights does not come without risks for reporters. RSF has established that from 2012 to 2017, the rights of at least 90 journalists in around 20 countries were seriously violated because they dared to cover [...]

Refugee routes blocked for reporters as well

Threats, intimidation, arrest, prosecution, denial of permits, rejection of interview requests, seizure of equipment and deportation – such are the methods used by governments to obstruct media coverage of refugees. It is the 21st century’s biggest humanitarian crisis, which Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is examining By Pauline Adès-Mével   La [...]

Launch of the 3rd Forum of Mediterranean Women Journalists

‘Un/walling Europe’ is the theme of this year’s programme: journalists from all over the world will come together in a four-day event in Bari and Lecce. Building bridges, not walls, as journalists who are committed to democracy, and therefore to peace.   It will bring together journalists, diplomats, researchers and [...]

An open letter to The Washington Post

by Nurcan Baysal I am in shock as I read the words of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan regarding Jamal Khashoggi’s murder. As a Kurdish human rights defender and journalist from Turkey, I have written about human rights violations, minority rights, war crimes and the Kurdish issue since 2013. When [...]

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