Ramallah -03/ 05/2021. The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) warmly congratulates all fellow journalists in Palestine and around the world on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day, May 3, and hopes that the coming months and years will witness an improvement in the state of media freedoms in Palestine.
On this occasion,
Ramallah - The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms "MADA" condemns the attack on the journalist Rewaa Ahmad Morshed by "field control officers" while she and two of her colleagues were carrying out a filming session on agricultural land in the Juhr Al-Deek area in the Gaza Strip.
Journalist Morshed stated that
Ramallah 04/23/2021. The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) condemns the hacking of the accounts of Palestinian citizens, as a Facebook statement accused hackers of two groups affiliated with the Palestinian Preventive Security Service standing behind the piracy operations.
The statement indicated that the threats focused
Ramallah- 04/21/2021. The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) condemns the continued pursuit of operations by the Israeli occupation forces after Palestinian journalists, especially at such significant times in which Palestinian look forward to a new era in the political arena. While the Palestinian political leaders are
Ramallah - (3/23/2021) - The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms "MADA" issued the results of the third annual Index of press freedom in Palestine, which covers the past year 2020, and monitors a set of indicators that measure the progress and decline in the level of press freedom in The West Bank and Gaza Strip, compared
On International Women's Day
Ramallah-03/08/2021. The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms, "MADA", extends its warmest congratulations to Palestinian female journalists in Palestine and the rest of the world, and all women on the occasion of International Women's Day.
On this occasion, MADA Center stresses the
Ramallah – 11/2/2021 - The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms "MADA" issued its annual report on the violations against media freedoms in the West Bank and Gaza Strip during the year 2020, which witnessed a substantial decline compared to the previous year, 2019. This is especially true to violations committed by Palestinian
Ramallah - (01/17/2021) - The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms "MADA" welcomes the issuance by President Mahmoud Abbas of a decree to conduct the general Palestinian elections (legislative, presidential and National Council elections), as an entry point to end the division and fragmentation that the Palestinian people
Ramallah- (December 1st, 2020). Today, Tuesday, December 1st, 2020, The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms launched a media campaign on social media under the slogan “Self-censorship is a constraint to be broken” aimed at raising awareness of the negative outcomes of self-censorship in the media in Palestine, with funding
Honourable Ministers and Media Freedom Coalition members,
The Media Freedom Coalition Advisory Network is a group of 17 national, regional and international organisations that in collaboration with a much broader set of civil society groups, provides advice on the work of the MFC and facilitates selection of cases that require diplomatic
Ramallah – (02/11/2020) Today, the second of November marks the international day to put an end to impunity for crimes committed against journalists.
43 journalists were killed by the Israeli Occupation Forces since the beginning of 2000. Additionally; hundreds of journalists were seriously injured, causing permanent disabilities that will
“MADA” issues a study on the importance for the right to access information while widespread Corona persists
Ramallah- (28th Sep. 2020) - A study issued by the Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms "MADA", in conjunction with the International Day for the Right to Access Information, on Monday (28th Sep. 2020),