About the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ)
The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) is a regional organisation of the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ). It is created within the framework of the IFJ Constitution to represent the interests of journalists' unions and their members. The EFJ is Europe’s largest organisation of journalists, representing over 300.000 journalists in over thirty countries.
The EFJ fights for social and professional rights of journalists working in all sectors of the media.
The EFJ is recognized by the European Union, the Council of Europe and the European Trade Union Confederation as the representative voice of journalists in Europe.
The EFJ has its headquarters in Brussels.
The EFJ supports its affiliates to foster trade unions, to recruit new members and to maintain or create environments in which quality, journalistic independence, pluralism, public service values and decent work in the media exist.