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Basic remarks and proposal by BAJ on the draft amendments to the legislation of Belarus on regulation of the media and online resources

By   /  April 24, 2018  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on Basic remarks and proposal by BAJ on the draft amendments to the legislation of Belarus on regulation of the media and online resources

Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English 1. On the proposed amendments to the Code of Administrative Offenses The draft law provides for introduction of additional administrative liability of mass media or online resources not registered as media for dissemination of information, which is prohibited for dessimination under Belarus legislation (parts 3 1 and […]

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BAJ has sent to each Member of Parliament their comments and suggestions on the Law on Mass Media

By   /  April 24, 2018  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on BAJ has sent to each Member of Parliament their comments and suggestions on the Law on Mass Media

Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English The Belarusian Association of Journalists has sent to each member of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus their comments and suggestions regarding the amendments to the Law on Mass Media. Each member of the Belarusian parliament has also received by e-mail the statement […]

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Resolution of the 10th Congress of the Belarusian Association of Journalists

By   /  April 24, 2018  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on Resolution of the 10th Congress of the Belarusian Association of Journalists

Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English The work of the NGO “Belarusian Association of Journalists” in 2015 – 2017 focused on the statutory goals and objectives and the implementation of the Strategic Directions of the Belarusian Association of Journalists, which were adopted by its last Congress. In accordance with them, the main goal […]

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Statement by the Congress of the Belarusian Association of Journalists on changes to the Law on Mass Media

By   /  April 23, 2018  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on Statement by the Congress of the Belarusian Association of Journalists on changes to the Law on Mass Media

Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English On 19 April, the House of Representatives of the National Assembly passed in its first reading a draft law providing for introduction of major changes in the media legislation. The draft law poses risks for society and the media sector. In particular, it provides for: Voluntary registration […]

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The BAJ Congress Voted for New Leadership of Belarusian Association of Journalists

By   /  April 23, 2018  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on The BAJ Congress Voted for New Leadership of Belarusian Association of Journalists

Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English The 10th Congress of Belarusian Association of Journalists was held in Minsk on April 20, 2018. During the gathering, new leadership of BAJ was elected. Andrei Bastunets was re-elected to hold the position of the BAJ Chairperson in 2018 – 2020. 75 delegates out of 80 nominated […]

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The ‘Regnum’ Authors Found Guilty by Court but Released in the Court Room

By   /  February 3, 2018  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on The ‘Regnum’ Authors Found Guilty by Court but Released in the Court Room

MIL OSI – Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: The ‘Regnum’ Authors Found Guilty by Court but Released in the Court Room All of them were released from custody in the court room, due to the changed measure of restraint. Paulavets, Alimkin, and Shyptenka were punished by 5 years’ […]

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The Belarusian Association of Journalists Requested the Constitutional Court of Belarus to Protect Freelance Journalists

By   /  January 31, 2018  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on The Belarusian Association of Journalists Requested the Constitutional Court of Belarus to Protect Freelance Journalists

MIL OSI – Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: The Belarusian Association of Journalists Requested the Constitutional Court of Belarus to Protect Freelance Journalists Concrete cases are described in the appeal, when courts in Belarus imposed fines on individuals for their cooperation with foreign mass media without accreditation, basing […]

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The Belarusian Association of Journalists Protests against Blocking Access to Social and Political Web-sites

By   /  January 26, 2018  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on The Belarusian Association of Journalists Protests against Blocking Access to Social and Political Web-sites

MIL OSI – Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: The Belarusian Association of Journalists Protests against Blocking Access to Social and Political Web-sites In both cases the decisions on restricting freedom of expression were taken in a nontransparent way without a notice with indication of materials, which were kept […]

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Andrei Bastunets: “…the Ministry of Information ruins all efforts of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to patch up with the West”

By   /  January 25, 2018  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on Andrei Bastunets: “…the Ministry of Information ruins all efforts of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to patch up with the West”

MIL OSI – Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Andrei Bastunets: “…the Ministry of Information ruins all efforts of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to patch up with the West” The public access to ‘Charter’97’ Web-site has been blocked.   “It is the second attempt of official authorities to […]

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‘Belarusophobes’ case’: Verdict to be passed soon

By   /  January 24, 2018  /  Belarus, Belarusian Association of Journalists, English, Raw News  /  Comments Off on ‘Belarusophobes’ case’: Verdict to be passed soon

MIL OSI – Source: Belarusian Association of Journalists – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: ‘Belarusophobes’ case’: Verdict to be passed soon On January 22, state prosecutor Alyaksandr Karol said that the guilt of the accused Dzmitry Alimkin, Yury Paulavets and Syarhei Shyptsenka was fully established. According to him, they admitted that they had written […]

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