Supporting Asia-Pacific journalists and media organisations as they transform and adapt to changing conditions, by recognising and addressing issues strengthening union membership, building stronger financial structures and greater equity (including gender, youth and minorities) digital security of journalists and safety of journalists.
Stronger Media for Stronger Democracy In The Maldives
This project is led by the International Federation of Journalists in partnership with the Maldives Journalists Association (MJA) to strengthen the capacity of journalists to defend press freedom and democracy in the Maldives. The objective of the project is to assess the immediate issues and needs of Maldivian journalists and provide critical institutional support and training.
Building The Capacity Of Media Associations To Assess Regulatory Environments And Strengthen Professional Journalism In The Pacific
This project aims to build the capacity of media associations to assess media policies and strengthen professional journalism in the Pacific. Through association strengthening and training, the project will support a more skilled and diverse media community.
Mitigating Reduction in Media Freedom in and outside China by Strengthening the Capacity of Journalists
This project will work to build awareness and dialogue on media engagement on China media issues in Mainland China and Hong Kong at the international level as well as strengthen media freedom monitoring and advocacy in the East Asia region more broadly. The action will achieve its purpose by building the capacity of journalists, improving dialogue and collaboration both and outside the region, and leveraging technology to increase the safety of journalists and their sources.
Promoting Labour Rights, Gender Equality and Freedom of Association in Pakistan’s Media
This project is led by the International Federation of Journalists in partnership with the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ), the Women’s Media Centre and the Pakistan Council of Media Women. It aims to strengthen the capacity, confidence and strategic networking of journalists representative organisations and press clubs, as well as representatives from mainstream, freelance and entrepreneurial media to devise a national approach to a decent work agenda and gender equity for Pakistan’s media.
This wide-reaching project is designed to strengthen the capacity of media civil society organisations to instigate and lead sustainable change development in Malaysia. Journalists and media organisations will be supported to take a strategic role in promoting and advancing a strong, independent and diverse media in Malaysia.
Union leadership, capacity building and gender equality are a key focus of the South Asia Media Solidarity Programme, which works to enhance conditions for free and pluralistic reporting in the South Asia region.