BAJ nominated for UNESCO prize
Belsat TV turns 14. Our journalists win Free Word awards
The results of the annual Free Word competition organised by the Belarusian Association of Journalists (BAJ) have been announced today, on the 14th anniversary of Belsat.
Belarusian Association of Journalists receives Ukrainian Prize for Protection of Freedom of Speech
Some say Belarusian journalists set an example to Ukrainian journalists on how to fight for their rights
Intimidation instead of law: How Belarusian authorities criminalize access to truth
The Ministry of Internal Affairs recognized groups of citizens united by Belsat’s Internet resources as an “extremist formation”. found out what it means and how access to alternative sources of information was criminalized in the totalitarian regimes of the past.
Supreme Court liquidates Belarusian Association of Journalists
On August 27, the Supreme Court of Belarus ruled to liquidate the Belarusian Association of Journalists (BAJ). The independent media organisation which unites more than 1,300 media workers has been working since 1995.
Imprisoned Belsat TV journalists among 2021 Free Media awardees
Five Belarusian journalists and media institutions awarded Fritt Ord’s Free Media Awards for 2021. The Fritt Ord Foundation awards the press prizes in collaboration with the ZEIT Foundation of Germany.
Belarus authorities launch check into work of independent union of journos
The Justice Ministry has started a monitoring of the activities of the Belarusian Association of Journalists (BAJ), the non-state media organisation said on its website on Monday.
Persecution in progress: Dozens of raids on journos, NGOs, human rights defenders throughout Belarus
On Tuesday morning, the police made an unexpected visit to the home of Andrey Bastunets, Chairman of the Belarusian Association of Journalists (BAJ), the organisation says on Telegram.
Photojournalist Viyaleta Sauchyts found guilty of taking part in rally she was covering
The protocol was drawn up postfactum.