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New Reach pay offer after strike action

More than 1,000 NUJ members, who work for Reach Plc, publishers of the Mirror, Express and dozens of regional newspapers...
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New Reach pay offer after strike action
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Freelancer Support Scheme

Investigative Journalism for Europe (IJ4EU) fund has just opened the applications for the Freelancer Support Scheme that might be interesting...
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Freelancer Support Scheme
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Freelancers’ home addresses to be kept under wraps

Freelance journalists, who work from home, will no longer be legally obliged to register their private address with the Chambers...
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Freelancers’ home addresses to be kept under wraps
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Breakthrough on freelancers pay rates

The Dutch journalists trade union (NVJ) are celebrating what it claims is a “breakthrough” for freelance reporters’ and photographers’ pay...
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Breakthrough on freelancers pay rates
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Journalists under threat

An international fact-finding mission led by the Amsterdam-based Free Press Unlimited has concluded that the increased polarisation of Dutch society,...
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It is becoming increasingly unsafe for journalists to report in the Netherlands: international fact-finding mission finds

From Free Press Unlimited The Netherlands is internationally known for consistently having one of the highest levels of press freedom...
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It is becoming increasingly unsafe for journalists to report in the Netherlands: international fact-finding mission finds
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Ukraine Appeal

The Russian invasion of Ukraine has thrust our profession into the frontline, both to bear testimony to events on the...
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Ukraine Appeal
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Support to our sister organisations in Ukraine

As events surrounding the Russian invasion of Ukraine unfold journalists are doing a magnificent but extremely dangerous job. The NUJ...
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Support to our sister organisations in Ukraine
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Help map the state of freelance journalism

Freelance journalists across Europe play a vital role in producing quality journalism that promotes healthy democracies and informed societies. Meanwhile,...
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Help map the state of freelance journalism
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Reporting Sinterklaas – advice and updates

With the Sinterklaas festivities approaching here's a reminder for reporters of the guidance available from your union. Reporting Piet in...
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Reporting Sinterklaas – advice and updates
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Ethical reporting of the Afghan crisis, asylum and refugees

By Jens Sorensen As the NUJ Netherlands representative on the NUJ's Ethics Council, I attended an online public meeting on...
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Ethical reporting of the Afghan crisis, asylum and refugees
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Peter R. de Vries 1956 – 2021

NUJ Netherlands and the union’s Continental European Council are saddened and angered at the news that high-profile investigative crime reporter...
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Peter R. de Vries 1956 – 2021
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We stand shoulder to shoulder with our Dutch and international colleagues in condemning the attack on Peter R. de Vries

NUJ members working in the Netherlands are shocked and angry at the news of the attempted murder of high-profile investigative...
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We stand shoulder to shoulder with our Dutch and international colleagues in condemning the attack on Peter R. de Vries
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Letters of support to Belarus journalists

Below the text of the letters that the NUJ Netherlands chair Tony Sheldon sent on behalf of the branch to Belarus...
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We call for the release of Belarus journalists

Today, Freedom Day in Belarus, the National Union of Journalists’ branch in the Netherlands calls for the release of Catarina...
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We call for the release of Belarus journalists
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International Women’s Day 2021

As the Equality Officer of The Netherlands's Branch of the NUJ, I am pleased to say that women members have...
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Cross-border working in the European Union post Brexit

Here is the latest report to the National Executive Council from NUJ Netherlands chair Tony Sheldon and Continental European Council...
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Cross-border working in the European Union post Brexit
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NUJ Netherlands pays tribute to its former chair and founder member Guy Thornton who has died suddenly this week

He will be sadly missed by all having become something of a talisman for the branch over more than two...
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NUJ Netherlands pays tribute to its former chair and founder member Guy Thornton who has died suddenly this week
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Dutch Association of Journalists (NVJ): Aggression against journalists must stop

The aggression and violence that journalists, cameramen and photographers currently face must stop.  "This is shocking. The aggression towards journalists...
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Reporting Piet in blackface; guidance from your union

Reporting current news events, involving zwarte Pieten in blackface, poses many challenges. But NUJ Netherlands and the union nationally can...
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