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14 Oct

Malta: Court sentences hitmen to 40 years each for role in assassination of Daphne Caruana Galizia

Following a guilty plea, the Criminal Court today sentenced brothers Alfred and George Degiorgio to 40 years each for their role as hitmen in the assassination of Malta’s leading investigative journalist, Daphne Caruana Galizia.

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14 Oct

Voices of Ukraine – ECPMF launches new Ukraine media support programme

To support the protection of journalists, the German government has announced the establishment of the “Hannah Arendt Initiative”, developed with the support of ECPMF and other civil society organisations. At the same time, ECPMF launches the new programme “Voices of Ukraine”.

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10 Oct

Nominations open for IJ4EU Impact Award 2022

The IJ4EU fund has opened nominations for its annual award celebrating the best of European cross-border investigative journalism, with three cash prizes of €5,000 available for teams that collaborate on transnational issues in the public interest.

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1 Sep

IJ4EU fund opens new calls for cross-border investigative journalism

The Investigative Journalism for Europe (IJ4EU) fund today, 1 September, opened two new calls for cross-border investigative journalism projects in the European Union and EU candidate countries.

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26 Aug

BKM to fund new ECPMF project to support journalists in exile

ECPMF is delighted to announce the receipt of €300,000 in funding from the German Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and Media (BKM) for a new project to support journalists in exile in Germany.

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11 Apr

ECPMF opens call for applications from Ukraine for the Journalists-in-Residence Programme in Kosovo

The European Centre for Press and Media Freedom (ECPMF) has opened the call for applications from Ukraine for the Journalists-in-Residence Kosovo (JiR Kosovo) Programme.

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5 Apr

MFRR to host press conference on journalist safety in the Netherlands

As part of an international fact-finding mission to the Netherlands, Free Press Unlimited, ECPMF, and IPI are organising an international press conference on April 13th 3:30-4:30 PM CEST.

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24 Mar

Report launch: “Controlling the Message: Challenges for independent reporting in Greece”

On 28 March 2022, the Media Freedom Rapid Response will publish the report of its online fact-finding mission to Greece that took place in December 2021. 

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23 Mar

Launch of PRESSProtect – Resources to support journalist safety in Europe

Partners of the Media Freedom Rapid Response are pleased to announce the launch of PRESSProtect, a brand new platform that gathers and showcases all available support for journalists and media workers in Europe.

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14 Mar

Solidarität aus Sachsen: Schutz für Journalistinnen und Journalisten aus der Ukraine, Belarus und Russland

ECPMF stockt mit Hilfe der sächsischen Landesregierung Journalists-in-Residence-Programm um 100.000 Euro auf.

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