Emergencies Response Team

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CPJ releases safety kit in response to risks identified by female journalists in US, Canada

September 4, 2019 9:00 AM ET

New York, September 4, 2019—The Committee to Protect Journalists today released a collection of safety resources for female journalists. The package features an analysis of CPJ data from a survey of female and gender non-conforming journalists in the U.S. and...

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CPJ emergencies director meets journalists at Venezuela-Colombia border

March 7, 2019 12:32 PM ET

Safety concerns for media escalate along with political tensions New York, March 7, 2019--The Committee to Protect Journalists traveled this week to Colombia, including its border with Venezuela, to meet with journalists and other press freedom organizations....

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The Best Defense

February 21, 2017 9:00 AM ET

What is CPJ doing about the risks? This report shows how the world has become more dangerous for journalists. Given the proliferation of violent non-state actors; the shrinking rule of law in some places and resurgent authoritarianism in others; and...

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CPJ Safety Advisory: Covering the US presidential inauguration and protests

January 13, 2017 2:27 PM ET

The inauguration of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on January 20, 2017, is expected to draw thousands of protesters to Washington, D.C. Journalists from across the United States and the world will cover the ceremony and the protests planned around it....

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