World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers


Ukraine

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Andrew Heslop

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2015-06-29 15:19

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Andrew Heslop

Date

2015-02-09 13:49

As Ukrainians headed to the polls on 25 May in snap elections that were commended by international observers for largely upholding democratic commitments, turmoil in eastern Ukraine saw an increase in violence against journalists. A day before the elections, Italian photojournalist Andrea Rocchelli and his Russian interpreter Andrey Mironov were killed while covering the fighting in Slavyansk, while on 25 May, separatists took two journalists hostage – Viacheslav Bondarenko and Maksym Osovsky – as they covered the elections in Luhansk region. The pair was released several days later.

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Jessica White

Date

2014-06-02 00:00

The Board of the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA), meeting on 8 June in Torino, Italy during the 66th World Newspaper Congress, 21st World Editors Forum and 24th World Advertising Forum, recognises the courageous work of Ukrainian journalists who have faced daily attacks in their coverage of the county’s on-going political crisis.

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Andrew Heslop

Date

2014-05-20 14:46

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Andrew Heslop

Date

2013-02-07 11:39

As the European Football Championships drew to a close with the spotlight on Ukraine, the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA), Article 19, Freedom House, Open Society Foundations (OSF), and the Ukraine Association of Press Publishers released their joint report on the country’s press freedom situation.

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Andrew Heslop

Date

2012-09-06 16:20

This report outlines a detailed plan recommended by WAN-IFRA and based on a report, presented by the Ukrainian Association of Press Publishers (UAPP) to tackle problems in newspaper distribution and the development of the retail trade for the printed press in Ukraine.

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Alison Meston

Date

2012-08-23 13:13

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Andrew Heslop's picture

Andrew Heslop

Date

2012-07-02 15:49

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