CPJ's Emergencies Response Team provides comprehensive, life-saving support to journalists and media support staff working around the world through up-to-date safety and security information and rapid response assistance to journalists at risk.
Journalist safety kit offers digital, physical, psychological tools
CPJ releases a four-part safety kit to help journalists preparing for, or on, assignment.
Safety Notes | First Aid Videos | Security Guide | Resource Center
Safety Advisory: Covering protests in France (Artwork: Jack Forbes)
January 17, 2019
December 6, 2018
October 26, 2018
What we do
We work to ensure that all journalists are aware of safety and security issues that relate to their work. We provide support to frontline journalists, and rapid response assistance to journalists who are injured, imprisoned, or forced to flee because of their work.
How to Get Help
Contact us by e-mail, mail, telephone, fax, or social media. You will be asked to provide information, in confidence, about your circumstances.
The Foley Fellowship
The James W. Foley Fellowship honors American journalist James Foley, killed in 2014. It is awarded annually to an individual passionate about journalist safety and freedom of expression.
CPJ's four-part Safety Notes provides journalists and newsrooms with basic safety information on physical, digital and psychological safety resources and tools.