Content tagged: "Afghanistan"
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Six Month Report (July – December 2014)

15 Jan, 2015 |  Publication

AJSC produces bi-annual reports documenting violence against journalists and analyzing the media environment in the country.

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Journalists’ Job Security in Afghanistan

27 Dec, 2014 |  Publication

AJSC conducted a research on journalists’ job environment in the country. The research was implemented in eight zones of the country. This report analysis the findings of the research.

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President Karzai and Media

07 Dec, 2014 |  Publication

During thirteen years of Mr. Karzai’s presidency, media in Afghanistan flourished. Freedom of Expression become the biggest achievement of government. This report looks at the situation of media during Mr. Karzai’s presidency.

The Challenge of the Unwritten yet above the Law, Facing Afghan Media

The Challenge of the Unwritten yet above the Law, Facing Afghan Media

12 Oct, 2014 |  Story

By: Ali Yaqhoobi Journalism in Afghanistan occasionally faces absolutely unexpected challenges – a challenge that emerges all of a sudden and involves a media outlet so drastically that does not allow any opportunity for reaction, coping or correction of the mistake. Although the written laws of the country have given media certain freedoms, in some […]

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Six Month Report (January – June 2014)

13 Aug, 2014 |  Publication

AJSC produces bi-annual reports documenting violence against journalists and analyzing the media environment in the country.

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Media Monitoring in Afghanistan

12 Aug, 2014 |  Publication

During the two rounds of presidential elections, AJSC closely monitored Afghan media stations’ coverage of the election events. This report documents the coverage media has done during 2014 elections.

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Afghanistan’s Message about World Press Freedom Day

03 May, 2014 |  Story

By: Afghan Journalists Safety Committee May 3rd is World Press Freedom Day. It was proclaimed by the UN General Assembly following the recommendation of UNESCO’s General Conference in December 1993. Since then, 3 May, is celebrated worldwide as World Press Freedom Day. It is an opportunity to celebrate the fundamental principles of press freedom and assess […]

Social Media - A Game Changer in Afghanistan's Elections

Social Media – A Game Changer in Afghanistan’s Elections

06 Apr, 2014 |  Story

By: Najib Sharifi As many other countries, Social Media has revolutionized the information landscape of Afghanistan. A country, which has historically suffered from lack of proper and easy means of sharing of information, social media has emerged as a significant platform in highlighting and sharing of information about breaking news as well as social and […]

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Six Months Report (July – December 2013)

03 Feb, 2014 |  Publication

AJSC produces bi-annual reports documenting violence against journalists and analyzing the media environment in the country.

In Afghanistan, a boost in the media – but more journalists at risk

In Afghanistan, a boost in the media – but more journalists at risk

29 Dec, 2013 |  Story

The dramatic increase in media outlets has provided Afghans the opportunity to become journalists, but many are in danger because they lack basic reporting skills. By: Ilias Alami After the US intervention in Afghanistan, the number of media organisations there has increased dramatically. According to an International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) report from 2011, Afghanistan has […]