To enable the professional and ethical journalism and to create an independent environment for the Syrian media sector through continuous training, the abolition of laws that restrict the press and affect the performance of Syrian journalists with a view to developing social dialogue and enhancing awareness of the press as a fourth authority responsible for development without hindranc...
Statement of the establishment of the Syrians Journalists Association
Syrians have lived under a totalitarian security regime since the Baath Party took over power in 1963. The result of this regime reflected in that he Syrian media was almost completely absent where most newspapers and magazines were stopped, their property were confiscated and Syrians were deprived of the right of media and kn...
Achieve the best working conditions for a free, professional and independent press in Syria and enhance the possibilities for better living for Syrian journalists without discrimination between race, sex or religion.
Members of the administrative board of the SJA (5th round):
Preside of the association: Ali Eid
Deputy president: Dina Abu al-Hasan
Secretariat: Sakher Idris
Aqba Al Ahmad
Due to the significant role the media plays in shaping public opinion, in monitoring and accountability, in conveying the truth to the public professionally and objectively which the Syrian media have lacked for decades and in order to contribute to control media developments in Syria following the outbreak of the uprising in March 2011 and the outbreak of media institutions, the ...
Rules of Procedure of the Syrian Journalists Association
Issued in 2013
This system is called the internal rules of procedure of the Syrian Journalists Association for the year 2013 and shall be effective from the date of approval by the General Assembly.
The following words and phrases wherever mentioned in this regulation shall have the meanings def...
The Syrian Journalist Association is an independent democratic professional association founded on 20 February 2012. It has contributed to the establishment of a professional code of ethics for Syrian journalists. The Association works to empower the role of freedom of the press and expression in Syria as well as developing professional skills for the sector and primarily for...