Category : Index on Censorship

Breathing life into the books they banned and burned

alt informationJW3 and Index on Censorship are pleased to announce Uncensored: A Celebration of Banned Writing, a series of events that will explore censored work across the ages.

Don’t let media freedom die – we need it more than ever

alt informationIndex on Censorship has launched a campaign to raise £15,000 to help us document growing threats to media freedom.

Index on Censorship and Missouri School of Journalism’s ‘Global Journalist’ partner on exiled journalist project

alt informationIndex on Censorship and the Missouri School of Journalism’s Global Journalist have formed a new partnership to help tell the stories of journalists exiled from their home countries for reporting the news.

Russia: How one radio station became a target of pressure, threats and extreme violence

alt informationIn 2017 Mapping Media Freedom, Index on Censorship’s project for monitoring media violations throughout Europe, registered 15 reports relating to Echo Moskvy.

International press freedom groups condemn killing of Maltese investigative journalist

alt informationSixteen press freedom groups condemn the killing of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia and demand an immediate and independent investigation into her death.

Society of Editors: Fighting for real news

alt informationFighting for real news will top the agenda at the Society of Editors annual conference in Cambridge on 12-13 November.

Conviction of Cage’s advocacy director an abuse of anti-terror legislation

alt informationThe conviction of Muhammad Rabbani, director of advocacy group Cage, for refusing to divulge his phone PIN and passwords under anti-terror legislation is very concerning.

Meet the new Index youth board

alt informationIndex on Censorship has recruited a new youth advisory board to sit until December 2017.

We’re hiring: Head of Advocacy (interim)

Position: Head of Advocacy (interim) Reports to: CEO Location: London, UK Salary: £40,000-£43,000 per annum pro-rata Contract: Fixed term (4 months, with possibility of extension) Hours: Full time. (37.5 hours/week). Job share considered. BACKGROUND Index on Censorship is one of the world’s leading freedom of expression charities. Founded in 1972, the London-based organisation publishes work […]