International Journalists Association
is an international Germany-based professional solidarity association formed by gathered journalists reside abroad Turkey. The association completed its establishment in November the 28th, 2018 with the status of “Public Welfare Guarding Association” by means of the group of journalists who gathered as a platform in 2017.
is to be the organizator itself or the supporter of all activities devoted to developing solidarity and professional improvement between media employees on international scale.
• is trying to provide benefit and awareness for the improvements in the media field for all media associates, especially for its members
• is to enhance the info-sharing and cooperation among media associates
• is to prepare and report researches and analyses over the media sector.
• is to defend free press and to engage activity to make it widespread
• is to carry out supportive projects for media employees mistreated while practising their profession.
• is to organize educational activities aimed at developing professional specializations or for media field candidates.
• is working to provide financial support to people or institutions, or projects operating in the media sector with its own funds or external sources.
• is to contribute to the installment of media ethics is to be up against reliance-breaking behaviors to the profession such as manipulation and disinformation
• is to ensure introduction and dialog engagement of employees from different media groups
• is to carry out all of its activities globally in the manner of including the media associates all around the country and the world without minding faith, language and race diversity
• is to be organized and be open to the cooperations with international media institutions, when needed, oriented to its global aim
For extended information: Charter
Our association is carrying out activities on the aim of realizing this mission and vision with the administration schema shown below.
Elected by the General Assembly, has the right to form the Executive Committee, responsible for the conduction of the association
Carries out the organization and execution of the association on the various activity areas
Executive Committee composes of the relevant unit administratives coming together
Executive Units and their assigned subjects
Responsible for the institutionalization of the association
Follows the member and the official dealings
In charge of the financial matter and technical base
Arranges the meetings and the organization affairs
Conducts the web site and the communication traffic
Education and Organization
Put the association in organization in other countries and settlements
Works to gain new candidates and regain the unemployed members to the sector via new education programmes and endorsements
Organizes new required incentives
Screens interventions to the free media and works for them to abolish
Makes the arrested journalists and unjust sufferings remain on the agenda Follows press court cases
Maintains the dialog between association and the other profession institutions
Carries out organizations with non-members and institutions
Makes statements on behalf of the association
Fund and Support
Fund Raising for the Courses, Forming Sources of Income and Evaluation of the Project Supports
Conducts research and development for media field
Prepares reports with domestic and foreign partners
Gives comments over published reports.
Works for bringing the general adopted media ethics rules and journalism principles into life
Screens violations Develop encouragements projects to reward success
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