"Together we counteract propaganda and demand the release of political prisoners." BAJ meets with European Federation of Journalists' President

On April 12 in Vilnius, the European Federation of Journalists delegation met with the leaders of the Belarusian Association of Journalists, the Lithuanian and Estonian Unions of Journalists, and Ukrainian journalists. The main purpose of the EFJ representatives' visit is to coordinate efforts to protect journalists and the media in our region in the face of Russia's aggression against Ukraine and the intensification of repressions in Belarus.


BAJ joined the Perugia Declaration in support of Ukraine

Perugia Declaration for Ukraine – 9 April 2022 The International Journalism Festival and members and partners of the Global Forum for Media Development call for increased support of independent media and journalists in Ukraine. #PerugiaDeclaration4Ukraine

Belsat journalist Katsiaryna Andreyeva charged with treason 08.04.2022

Belsat journalist Katsiaryna Andreyeva charged with treason

Belsat journalist Katsiaryna Andreyeva has been charged with treason (part 1 of Article 356 of the Criminal Code), her husband, journalist Ihar Ilyash, said.

Must stop the genocide together (The Appeal of the NUJU to foreign journalists) 05.04.2022

Must stop the genocide together (The Appeal of the NUJU to foreign journalists)

Dear journalists and media workers of world media, We, the National Journalists Union of Ukraine, would like to thank you for the support of Ukraine, which we feel in times of Russian invasion into our country.

Prosecutor’s Office sends BelaPAN case to court 05.04.2022

Prosecutor’s Office sends BelaPAN case to court

The case against journalists Andrei Aliaksandrau and Iryna Zlobina, as well as BelaPAN editor-in-chief and director Iryna Leushyna and former agency director Dzmitry Navazhylau, has been sent to court by the Minsk Prosecutor’s Office.


PRNEWS.IO Took an Initiative to Support the Ukrainian Media

The PRNEWS.IO team came up with an initiative to support the Ukrainian media. The platform offers businesses to buy appearances in Ukrainian media using their catalog. To support the work of editorial offices during the war, the service has canceled fees for all media outlets owned by Ukrainian publishers.


Russia is shooting the truth about the invasion of Ukraine: losses among journalists in 20 days of war

In less than three weeks since the beginning of the full-scale Russian invasion of our country, there are already Ukrainian and international journalists killed and injured in Ukraine.


EU must provide emergency visas for Russian and Belarusian journalists fleeing repression

The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) joined its partners today in calling on the Member States of the European Union to set a global example of support for media freedom in crisis by extending emergency shelter and visa waivers to Russian journalists fleeing the country, as well as Belarusian journalists seeking refuge from war and repression.