From blueprint to footprint: Safeguarding media freedom and pluralism through the European Rule of Law Mechanism Joint civil society organisation recommendations

The launch of the European Rule of Law Mechanism in July 2019 marks the renewed 1 opportunity for the European Union (EU) to uphold democracy and overcome the limits of the Article 7 procedure. Among the proposed actions, the announcement by the European Commission Vice President for Values and Transparency Věra Jourová of a dedicated chapter to media freedom and pluralism in the Annual Rule of Law Report was strongly welcomed by press freedom and journalists’ organisations. It is not only the acknowledgment that independent journalism and access to pluralistic information are one of the pillars of democracy, but also a key step in addressing the worrying state of media freedom and pluralism in the EU. ...

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Reporters Without Borders and ActiveWatch condemn the aggression of PSD Cluj president against journalists

Reporters without Borders and ActiveWatch support the Cluj Press Professionals Association who requested the PSD president, Viorica Dăncilă, through an open letter, to intervene in order to restore a decent communication between the PSD Cluj and the representatives of the press. ...

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Romania urged to protect all journalists with same speed as in Sercan case

In a joint letter released today, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and its Romanian partner, Active Watch, praise the speed with which the Romanian authorities dealt  with the threatening text received by investigative journalist Emilia Sercan on 15 April, but urge them to act with similar speed in all other serious threats or abuses against journalists, in order to combat impunity and a climate of violence against the media.  ...

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FreeEx Report (2018-2019) - Press Freedom in Romania

ActiveWatch released the FreeEx Report (2018-2019) - Press Freedom in Romania. ...

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  • From blueprint to footprint: Safeguarding media freedom and pluralism through the European Rule of Law Mechanism Joint civil society organisation recommendations
  • Reporters Without Borders and ActiveWatch condemn the aggression of PSD Cluj president against journalists
  • Romania urged to protect all journalists with same speed as in Sercan case
  • FreeEx Report (2018-2019) - Press Freedom in Romania

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În condiții de criză, pe lângă alte alimente de bază, unul de care nu ne putem lipsi este informația. Asta înseamnă, desigur, că producătorii de informație trebuie să-și vadă de lucru iar, în acest scop, să rămână sănătoși. Soluțiile adoptate de diferitele instituții media nu sunt identice, ceea ce poate să însemne că și eficiența...
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Raport “Trei ani de mandat. PMB zero barat”

Asociațiile ActiveWatch, CeRe: Centrul de Resurse pentru participare publică și OPTAR – Organizația pentru Promovarea Transportului Alternativ în România au lansat azi raportul de analiză al celui de-al treilea an de mandat al actualei majorități din Consiliul General și al Primarului General. Raportul ”3 ani de mandat. PMB zero barat” este disponibil aici. Principalele domenii analizate...
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