Category: Events

European youth media days 2012

European Parliament and European Youth Press are organizing three days-training for young journalists from Europe. Deadline for applications: 1 August. The event takes place 16 to 18 October 2012. There are places predicted for participants from each European country. (Download…

Regulating Lobbying

How will proposals to regulate lobbying affect those in PR Companies? What are the legal proposals? Will it help or hinder transparency and journalism? Will it affect Trade Unions’ freedom? These questions and more will be discussed this Monday 16…

Friends of the Offaly Express

Day: Monday 2 July 2012 Location: Bridge Street, Tullamore Event: To mark the closure of the Offaly Express a symbolic event is being held at the offices of the newspaper at Bridge Street, Tullamore, from 5.30pm to 6.00pm, as the…

Dublin venue for IFJ world congress

DUBLIN has been chosen to host the World Congress of the International Federation of Journalists in 2013. The conference will take place in Dublin Castle from June 4-7 and will be hosted by the National Union of Journalists. A delegation…

The Larkin Hedge School

Thee Larkin Hedge School is a unique festival to celebrate the cultural heritage of  the working class and the ordinary people of Ireland. The LHS was founded in 2009 to mark the centenary of Larkin’s founding of the ITGWU and…

Dublin Freelance branch meeting 16 April

The next Dublin Freelance NUJ branch meeting takes place on 16 April. As usual, the venus is Buswells Hotell, and kickoff time is 7pm. The meeting will feature a briefing by Gerard Cunningham on the use of social media, and…

What is the future for regional journalism in Ireland?

The NUJ’s 2012 Regional Forum is taking place in Galway this month and will address the challenges facing local journalism and the regional pension scheme. It takes place in the Clayton Hotel, Ballybrit, Galway, on Saturday 21 April. Reserve a…

Dublin Freelance NUJ branch meeting March 2012

Please note the next Dublin Freelance NUJ branch meeting will take place next Monday 12 March 2012 at 7pm in Buswells Hotel. If you would like to have anything added to the agenda then please contact either Kieran Fagan or…

NUJ Ireland student seminar

The crisis in journalism and employment opportunities 6.30pm on Thursday 1 March in Dublin Student journalists can get a better understanding of their employment prospects and the environment in which they will soon be working, by attending a special NUJ…

Hungarian Broadcasters under Attack

Voices for Free Speech Hungarian Journalists are not Alone! The National Union of Journalists in Ireland invites you to Assemble outside the Hungarian Embassy, (2 Fitzwilliam Pl, Dublin 2) Starting at: 13.15, Friday 10 February To add your voice to…