Journalist refused visa to speak on press freedom

October 23, 2019 #MEAAMedia #pressfreedom Featured News

MEAA has urged Australian immigration authorities to reverse a decision to deny a visa to a prominent Cameroonian journalist who is due to speak on freedom of expression issues this Friday.

Don’t read the comments: new strategy to combat online abuse of women journalists

October 23, 2019 #Freelance #MEAAMedia #pressfreedom #womeninmedia News

MEAA is calling for a united industry approach by media organisations to combat the prevalence of online harassment and abuse of women media workers.

MEAA joins media organisations in campaign for the public’s right to know

October 21, 2019 #MEAAMedia #pressfreedom Featured News

MEAA has joined with publishers, broadcasters and other media organisations in an unprecedented united campaign for reforms to protect media freedom, whistleblowers and the public’s right to know.

MEAA strengthens global links with crew and entertainment workers

October 18, 2019 #MEAACrew #MEAAECS News

MEAA is strengthening its links with unions representing crew and entertainment workers around the world this week as ECS president Fiona Donovan represents Australian members at the global UNI MEI conference in Madrid.

More than $1 million recovered for members in 2018-19

October 10, 2019 #Freelance #MEAACrew #MEAAEquity #MEAAMedia #MEAAMusic #MEAASOMA News

MEAA’s National Industrial Team recovered more than $1 million for members members in the last financial year.