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Blog Posts for: August 2015

Tuesday, 25 August 2015
From exile to asylum: A Sri Lankan freelancer's experienceViews and Voices

From exile to asylum: A Sri Lankan freelancer's experien...

Since I joined the Trust in early 2015, I have been following the story of Darshini, a Sri Lankan freelance journalist who was forced into exile in 2010.

Wednesday, 19 August 2015
We Remember Colin Peck RPT News

We Remember Colin Peck

It is with genuine and very great sadness that we report the death of our friend and supporter Colin Peck.

10 Aug 2015
CBS News London raise over £18K for RPTOur Fundraisers

CBS News London raise over £18K for...

A huge thank you and congratulations to the CBS News team who completed their London Triathlon on Saturday!

06 Aug 2015
La violencia contra periodistas en México-Una nueva fase?Freelancer news

La violencia contra periodistas en M...

El brutal asesinato del fotógrafo independiente Rubén Espinosa el 31 de Julio en Ciudad de México nos recuerda lo peligroso que es ser periodista en ese país pero también puede ser un indicador de que la violen...

06 Aug 2015
Journalist violence in Mexico - have we entered a new phase?Freelancer news

Journalist violence in Mexico - have we...

The brutal murder of freelance photographer Ruben Espinosa in Mexico City on 31st July has been a reminder of just how dangerous it is to be a journalist in Mexico. It might also be an indicator that violence a...

04 Aug 2015
Rory Peck Trust and Committee to Protect Journalists release Syria Media Safety ResourceRPT News

Rory Peck Trust and Committee to Protect...

Today a new safety resource for Syrian journalists seeks to help those working in or near the country to better protect themselves amid unprecedented threats and a lack of security information in Arabic.

04/08/2015
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