A statement on the killing of media professional Ali Othman
With a lot of pain, the Syrian Journalists Association (SJA) has received news of killing media professional Ali Othman in the Syrian regime’s prisons. Ali was arrested by the Syrian regime’s intelligence in Aleppo on March 28, 2012, and his fate had been unknown since then. But, a short while ago, his fam...
The line of violations against media in Syria has witnessed an increase in number from one month to another since the start of the current year. Violations, committed by different forces on the Syrian arena, varied between killing, direct injury, detaining, arrest, silencing voices of media professionals and denial of media coverage.
The Syrian Centre for Journalistic Freedoms (SCJF) of the Syr...
The Syrian Journalists Association (SJA) is willing to have a new logo.
SJA would like to invite talented designers, individuals, and associations, to participate in the logo-contest according to the following conditions:
1-The logo and the name have to be innovative, unique, and new in the way it designed.
2-The logo or the name cannot be taken from other logos or ...
Research and Media Analyst – Media Event-Based research Project
Syrian Journalists Association (SJA) is looking for a media analyst to launch a media research activity based on single events in Syria.
The ideal experienced candidate should have a proven track record with media content research and analysis.
The media analyst is required to:
1. Lead the event bas...
The Syrian Journalists Association had held several meetings on the sidelines of the Brussels III conference on supporting the future of Syria and the region, on 12-14 March 2019. SJA called for strengthening the role of professional media in Syria's future.
SJA called for media institutions and civil society organizations to build strategic alliances aiming at protecting journ...
In February 2019:
One media professional was killed and 6 others were injured
The curve of violations has risen again after it decreased at the beginning of the year. In February 2019, the Syrian Center for Journalistic Freedoms (SCJF) documented 9 violations against media in Syria. The violations documented in February, 2019 increased significantly compared to that in January.
The Syrian Center for Journalistic freedoms (SCJF) of Syrian Journalists Association (SJA) published on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, the monthly report of violations against media in Syria during January 2019.
In the report, SCJF documented 2 violations against media in Syria in January 2019. One of the two violations occurred in November 2018.
According to the report, Syrian Democratic Forces...
Press in Syria:
Danger is everywhere!
continued to commit violations against media in or out of Syria in 2018. Violations against media professionals varied between killing, wounding, hitting, arrest, torturing, denial of independent media work, confiscating media equipment and closing some media organizations.
This annual report reviews total violations for 2018, which witnessed a gra...
In December 2018:
Four violations documented and the Syrian regime tops those responsible for violations
The Syrian Centre for Journalistic Freedoms of the Syrian journalists Association documented 4 violations against media in December 2018 in Syria.
From the beginning of 2018 till the end of December, the Syrian Centre for Journalistic Freedoms has documented 95 violations against med...
8 violations, including the killing of 2 media professionals
Violations against media in Syria continue in the current year. However, they varied in number and type from one month to another. All conflicting sides purposely commit violations against media professionals who have played an important role in documenting news and violations. The security chaos in northern Syria, espe...