The 12 Principles: A new code is proposed for freedom of expression and the role of media in good governance across the Commonwealth
April 10, 2018 – 4:10 pm | 3 Comments

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In 2013 member states of the Commonwealth acknowledged the ‘surge in popular demand for democracy and human rights’ when they adopted the Commonwealth Charter in the name of the people of the Commonwealth. The Charter …

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The 12 Principles: A new code is proposed for freedom of expression and the role of media in good governance across the Commonwealth
April 10, 2018 – 4:10 pm | 3 Comments
The 12 Principles: A new code is proposed for freedom of expression and the role of media in good governance across the Commonwealth

INTRODUCTION
In 2013 member states of the Commonwealth acknowledged the ‘surge in popular demand for democracy and human rights’ when they adopted the Commonwealth Charter in the name of the people of the Commonwealth. The Charter …

Tusa: If it’s not fun, what the hell is the point?
March 15, 2018 – 1:47 pm | No Comment

By Zina Rohan
“If it’s not fun, what the hell is the point?” John Tusa, speaking to the Commonwealth Journalists’ Association on 6th March, was talking about his new book Making a Noise: Getting it Right, …

Arrest warrant for Bangladesh editor
January 12, 2018 – 12:06 pm | No Comment
Arrest warrant for Bangladesh editor

The Commonwealth Journalists Association (CJA) is concerned about the safety and liberty of one of its Vice-Presidents and Bangladesh chapter General Secretary Shyamal Dutta against whom an arrest warrant has been issued on account of …

The Maldives: Islamic Republic, Tropical Autocracy
November 16, 2015 – 3:36 pm | No Comment

The UK branch of the Commonwealth Journalists Association and Hurst Publishers and organising a launch of J.J. Robinson’s book,
The Maldives: IslamicRepublic, Tropical Autocracy
19 November 2015
3 – 5 p.m.
Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Room, Westminster Hall, Houses of …

Privacy and Secrecy in the Digital Age
March 1, 2015 – 1:05 pm | No Comment
Privacy and Secrecy in the Digital Age

Commonwealth Journalists Association (UK) discussion on
Privacy and Secrecy in the Digital Age
Date: 19 March 2015
Venue: Senate House, Room G35, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU
Time: 6.30-7.30pm
No entry fee.
· The discussion will be followed by drinks at a cash bar (First drink free for …

Where journalism can be a matter of life or death
January 27, 2015 – 10:30 am | No Comment
Where journalism can be a matter of life or death

By Raymond Whittaker
Threats to the media in Pakistan, where 15 journalists have been killed during 2014, were graphically described at a meeting organised by the Commonwealth Journalists Association at the University of London on November …

How Pakistani media survives in a climate of fear
November 24, 2014 – 10:54 am | No Comment
How Pakistani media survives in a climate of fear

By RAYMOND WHITAKER
Threats to the media in Pakistan, where 15 journalists have been killed during 2014, were graphically described at a meeting organised by the Commonwealth Journalists Association at the University of London on November …

Why the world should care about India’s epic election
May 12, 2014 – 6:54 pm | No Comment
Why the world should care about India’s epic election

The Indian general election campaign has gripped attention inside and outside the sub-continent. Radically different agendas and personalities offered by the parties mean the country faces a stark choice. CJA-UK gathered experts at Senate House, …

How the West fuels war and poverty in the developed world
May 16, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment
How the West fuels war and poverty in the developed world

By Humphrey Hawksley, BBC World Affairs Correspondent and CJA-UK member
The Economics of Killing: How the West fuels war and poverty in the developed world
Wednesday, April 25th 2012 at 6:30 – 8.00pm
By his own admission, Vijay Mehta chose …

The Economics of Killing: A public debate
April 16, 2012 – 6:32 am | 4 Comments
The Economics of Killing: A public debate

The Commonwealth Journalists Association (UK) and Uniting for Peace invite you to a book discussion and reception:

‘The Economic of Killing: How the West Fuels War and Poverty in the Developing World’
– Wednesday 25th …