Safety of Journalists in Middle East and Arab World
In one of the world's most dangerous regions for journalists the IFJ is working with local unions and media employers to develop a culture of safety for journalists, journalists unions and media in the region.
The project will build a core network of skilled and resourced safety trainers ready to be deployed to carry out training and advise when any security situation deteriorates
- Safety training provided in 6 countries
- Local safety coordinators developed in Palestine, Iraq and Yemen.
- Regional conference for establishing in-house safety trainers and protocols.
Countries covered: Middle East and the Arab World
The programme is supported by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Norwegian Union of Journalists