Child Safety Code of Conduct – Have your say

October 27, 2016 #MEAAEquity

The Screen Producers Association and MEAA Equity are in discussions to develop a Child Safety Code of Conduct.

Spotlight on Robertto Karas

October 24, 2016 #MEAACrew #MEAAECS
Robertto Karas is a gaffer and proud MEAA member. He chats to MEAA about some of his career highlights so far, why he decided to get involved in the Get Real on Rates campaign and how working on short films lead him to working on Shine, which was his first feature.

How investigative journalists are using social media

October 18, 2016 #MEAAMedia Featured News

Social media has revolutionised how we communicate. By Andrea Carson for The Conversation*.

12 months on, metadata concerns unabated

October 13, 2016 #MEAAMedia #pressfreedom Featured MediaRoom News Other statements

Twelve months since the commencement of Australia’s metadata retention regime, MEAA remains concerned that the powers granted to government agencies to secretly investigate and monitor journalists’ metadata to identify sources is a serious threat to press freedom.

Member profile: Joe Loh

October 11, 2016 #MEAACrew #MEAAECS
Joh Loh recently represented crew in a meeting with producers to talk about the Get Real on Rates campaign. He chats to MEAA about why it was important for him to be involved in those discussions, what his role in unit involves and the best things about working on productions.