Media Defence is looking for a highly motivated and energetic Programme Finance and Compliance Officer, to perform a variety of administrative and clerical tasks in the running of Media Defence’s local legal capacity building programme, ensuring compliance with funder requirements and supporting with programme-related fundraising activities. You will be the first point of contact for beneficiaries of Media Defence’s local legal capacity building and for our staff team on compliance with donor terms.
Please see the job description for more information and on how to apply. Interviews will be held on a rolling basis and the post will be filled on identification of a suitable candidate.
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ECtHR finds Russian regulator unlawfully issued warnings against newspaper reporting on extremist organisations
The European Court of Human Rights has handed down judgment today in the case of Novaya Gazeta and ZAO Novaya Gazeta v Russia.
The last 12 months have brought into sharp focus the extent to which media freedom is under threat. At Media Defence we see these challenges on a daily basis. In the last year, we have seen them accelerate due to the pandemic, with unscrupulous regimes introducing oppressive legal measures under the guise of tackling disinformation, […]
Call for Consultants: Trainer at Litigation Surgery on Digital Rights Freedom of Expression Online (French-Speaking)
Purpose of the consultancy contract The purpose of the consultancy contract is for a French-speaking trainer to create recorded presentations and host discussions sessions for lawyers in West and Central Africa on digital rights and freedom of expression online. Background Media Defence’s vision is a world where journalists no longer face legal challenges that threaten […]