Photo: IFJ campaign.
The IFJ noted that the U.N. International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists marks the anniversary of the killing of two Radio France Internationale reporters, Ghislaine Dupont and Claude Verlon, murdered in Mali in 2013.
Nov. 23 commemorates the date in 2009 when at least 32 journalists lost their lives in the Maguindanao massacre in the Philippines.
The IFJ said that all attacks targeting journalists that remain unpunished must be denounced. The month of November is the time when journalists and media workers have an opportunity to speak out and actively support the End Impunity campaign.
IFJ suggested several ways to help:
The IFJ End Impunity campaign in 2015 has put specific emphasis on four countries: Mexico, Yemen, the Philippines and Ukraine. To find out more about the campaign, visit the NUJ website.