Supporting independent journalism in Turkey
The manifesto presents key points on sustainable journalism to strengthen journalism in South East Europe and Turkey and seeks to identify media that are committed to ethics and transparency to showcase the independent newsrooms to lead the way in public interest journalism in the region
The campaign, initiated by the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ), the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the Türkiye Gazeteciler Sendikasi (TGS) aims at supporting the journalists and media workers currently jailed in turkey
EFJ and IFJ launched a solidarity campaign with the Turkish journalists following the new attacks on press freedom and human rights in Turkey since the coup attempt on 15 July
Journalists campaign against the ever-increasing pressure on the press in Turkey with a new initiative named “I’am a Journalist”.
Journalist organizations in Turkey launched a petition calling for the release of journalists and for ensuring freedom of press and expression in the country