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Monday, 12 February 2018
Radio silence in exile? Not for these Burundian journalistsFreelancer news

Radio silence in exile? Not for these Burundian journalists

“When I found out that I was wanted by the Burundian ruling party’s militia, I felt as if the sky was falling on my head…”

Thursday, 25 January 2018
Bringing together freelance journalists across Central America’s bordersFreelancer news

Bringing together freelance journalists across Central Ameri...

Imagine, for a moment, being a local journalist working in isolation on a significant investigation. Imagine now that your local police force starts threatening you to discard your findings - or else. 

18 Jan 2018
Refresh your freelance toolbox for 2018Freelancer news

Refresh your freelance toolbox for 2018

Safety should be top-priority for freelance journalists – and what better opportunity to reassess the risks you may face than at the start of a new year?

25 Apr 2017
Over a third of Ukrainian freelance journalists physically threatened or attacked since 2014, RPT study revealsFreelancer news

Over a third of Ukrainian freelance jour...

36% of Ukrainian freelance journalists have received threats of physical violence or have been physically assaulted since 2014 because of their journalist activities, a recent survey by the Rory Peck Trust (RPT...

13 Dec 2016

Aleppo Statement

Freelancer news

Today, in response to the unfolding devastation in Aleppo, and with concern for the fate of the many Syrian freelance journalists who live and work there, the Rory Peck Trust joined partners to sign the followi...

03 Nov 2016
Video campaign calls for end to attacks against journalists in YemenFreelancer news

Video campaign calls for end to attacks...

International press freedom groups and Yemeni journalists share video demanding end to impunity.

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