BBC Word of Mouth features ‘chugger’

first_img Howard Lake | 10 May 2012 | News www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01h6676 BBC Word of Mouth features ‘chugger’ Michael Rosen on BBC Radio 4’s Word of Mouth this week features the word ‘chugger’, the firmly established pejorative term applied to street face-to-face fundraisers.Rosen explores the language of face-to-face fundraisers and street vendors to find out which words work best.It was broadcast this afternoon, and will be broadcast again on Monday 14 May 2012 on BBC Radio 4 at 23.00.It can also be listened to now via BBC iPlayer, and a short excerpt is also available: AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Advertisement 47 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: face-to-face Individual giving About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

Three young women TV workers gunned down in Jalalabad

first_imgThe Taliban have denied any role in the triple murder, which was claimed by Islamic State. The Jalalabad police later announced the arrest of two suspects. March 3, 2021 Three young women TV workers gunned down in Jalalabad Follow the news on Afghanistan Organisation “We deplore and condemn these latest murders of media workers in Afghanistan,” said Reza Moini, the head of RSF’s Iran-Afghanistan desk. “The country must end these terrible crimes. Concrete measures must be taken urgently to curb the growing violence against journalists and provide them with protection.” News Afghanistan : “No just and lasting peace in Afghanistan without guarantees for press freedom” Sadida Sadat and Shahnaz Roufi, who worked for Enekaas TV’s dubbing service, were gunned down in a Jalalabad alley as they were walking home at around 4:30 pm. Their colleague, Mursal Waheedi, was shot in the rickshaw she had taken to go home. All three women were aged 20 or 21. One year after the Taliban and the United States signed a peace agreement in February 2020 and five months after the Taliban and the Afghan government began peace talks in September, the press freedom situation in Afghanistan is disastrous. At least nine journalists and media workers have been killed in targeted attacks since the end of 2020. RSF_en Moini added: “We urge the Afghan authorities to conduct a proper investigation and we urge the international community, including the US, French and German embassies in Afghanistan, to support RSF’s call to the International Criminal Court prosecutor to include these crimes in her investigation into the dramatic situation for journalists in this country.” to go further Afghanistan is ranked 122nd out of 180 countries in RSF’s 2020 World Press Freedom Index. AfghanistanAsia – Pacific Condemning abusesReligious intoleranceProtecting journalists Armed conflictsJihadismWomenFreedom of expression Situation getting more critical for Afghan women journalists, report sayscenter_img Enekaas TV anchor Malalai Maywand, who was also the Jalalabad representative of the Centre for the Protection of Afghan Women Journalists (CPAWJ), and her driver, Taher Khan, were gunned down in similar circumstances three months ago. News Receive email alerts Help by sharing this information News June 2, 2021 Find out more Reporters Without Borders (RSF) urges the United Nations to take urgent measures to rein in the growing violence against journalists in Afghanistan and provide them with protection after three young women employees of Enekaas TV, a local channel, were gunned down in the eastern city of Jalalabad yesterday. AfghanistanAsia – Pacific Condemning abusesReligious intoleranceProtecting journalists Armed conflictsJihadismWomenFreedom of expression Afghanistan’s journalists sent a joint letter to the UN Security Council on 18 November 2020 voicing alarm about the threats and violence to which they are being subjected and urging the Council to take decisive action. RSF asks International Criminal Court to investigate murders of journalists in Afghanistan News May 3, 2021 Find out more March 11, 2021 Find out morelast_img read more

Third journalist murdered this year in Mexico

first_img 2011-2020: A study of journalist murders in Latin America confirms the importance of strengthening protection policies February 9, 2016 – Updated on August 11, 2016 Third journalist murdered this year in Mexico May 13, 2021 Find out more News News Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is appalled to learn that the body of Anabel Flores Salazar, a crime reporter for the El Sol de Orizaba newspaper, was found on the Cuacnopalan-Oaxaca road in Puebla state yesterday, a day after the 32-year-old mother was abducted from her home in neighbouring Veracruz state.Identified by relatives, her semi-naked body was found with a plastic bag covering her head. She was the third journalist to be murdered this year in Mexico. RSF reiterates its call to the Mexican authorities to establish effective measures for protecting journalists and guaranteeing their safety.********************************************************************Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is very concerned for the safety of Anabel Flores Salazar, a crime reporter kidnapped from her home in Orizaba, in the eastern state of Veracruz, in the early hours of yesterday, and urges the local authorities to continue their efforts to find her.The State Commission for the Attention and Protection of Journalists (CEAPP) initiated an immediate alert procedure designed to expedite efforts to locate Anabel Flores Salazar. The Veracruz state prosecutor’s office said in a statement yesterday that it was doing everything possible to find the missing journalist.Nothing in so far known about the identity of Flores’ kidnappers, armed men in military-like uniforms who reportedly said they had a warrant for her arrest.“We are deeply shocked by Anabel Flores’ abduction and we call on the local authorities to pursue their efforts to find this journalist as quickly as possible,” RSF secretary-general Christophe Deloire said.A specialist in criminal investigations, Flores works for El Sol de Orizaba, a local newspaper. She also writes for other publications such as El Mundo de Orizaba and El Buen Tono. Jorge Morales, the CEAPP representative in Veracruz, said she covers “organized crime” and described her reporting as “incisive.”Ranked 148th out of 180 countries in the 2015 Reporters Without Borders press freedom index, Mexico is the western hemisphere’s most dangerous country for journalists. Help by sharing this information to go further May 5, 2021 Find out more Organisation MexicoAmericas April 28, 2021 Find out morecenter_img Receive email alerts Follow the news on Mexico ******************************************************************** (Updated on 11 August 2016) The Veracruz state prosecutor’s office confirmed, on August 10th 2016, the arrest of Manuel N, alias “El Cachorro”, identified as a local chief of the notorious Zetas cartel, for his alleged connection with the murder of the journalist Anabel Flores, earlier this year. In May, after the arrest of another member of this same criminal gang that was also suspected for his implication in the reporter’s murder, the Prosecutor declared that Anabel Flores was killed because she published information that harmed the cartel’s interests. NSO Group hasn’t kept its promises on human rights, RSF and other NGOs say Reporter murdered in northwestern Mexico’s Sonora state Reports MexicoAmericas News RSF_en last_img read more