2014 Press Freedom Raffle - Buy your tickets today!

allianceEach year, the Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA) and The Walkley Foundation, supported by the International Federation of Journalists Asia Pacific, fundraises for the Media Safety and Solidarity Fund to assist colleagues in the Asia Pacific through times of emergency, war and hardship – most recently in the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan.

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2014 Press Freedom Dinner - Book your tickets today!

alliancePress Freedom is becoming more critical than ever - join us for this special fundraising event.

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Reshaping the future: Federal council discussions 2014

MEAAThis month Federal Council met in Sydney to make some big decisions about how we grow as our industries face unprecedented upheaval.

 

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MEAA urges members to show support for the ABC

sm mediaThe Federal Council of the Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance has voted unanimously to support campaigns to protect the ABC from anticipated cuts in the upcoming Federal budget. The council, which is meeting in Sydney this week, passed the resolution calling on all MEAA members to join in ABC support campaigns and encourage debate about the role and value of the ABC in Australian life.

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MEAA says Rinehart court order shows why current shield laws are flawed

sm mediaThe Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA), the union and industry advocate for Australia’s journalists, welcomes the decision by Justice Janine Pritchard in the West Australian Supreme Court to order Gina Rinehart's company Hancock Prospecting to pay the legal costs incurred by senior Fairfax Media journalist and MEAA Media member Adele Ferguson.

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MEAA calls on PM to intervene for Peter Greste and colleagues detained in Egypt

sm mediaThe Media, Entertainment & Arts Alliance (MEAA), the union and industry advocate for journalists in Australia, has called on Prime Minister Tony Abbott to intervene to demand the release of journalists detained in Egypt for their journalism. The journalists, mostly working for the Al Jazeera network include Australian Peter Greste.

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