Resources to support journalist safety in Europe

Country: Poland

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    Living Expenses
    Emergency material support to human rights defenders at risk
    OMCT World Organisation Against Torture
    Humanitarian assistance (including family support)
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    Relocation
    Emergency material support to human rights defenders at risk
    OMCT World Organisation Against Torture
    Support for temporary relocation where necessary
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    Freedom of Information & Media Defence
    International Lawyers Project
    Pro bono, expert legal support and defence for journalists who are engaged in exposing corruption, tax evasion, environmental damage and trafficking of wildlife or natural resources, worldwide.
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    Living Expenses
    Gene Roberts Emergency fund
    Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ)
    Basic living expenses
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    Psychosocial Support and Medical Aid
    Gene Roberts Emergency fund
    Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ)
    Funds for psychosocial support and medical aid
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    Gene Roberts Emergency fund
    Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ)
    Legal support fund
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    Relocation
    Gene Roberts Emergency fund
    Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ)
    Logistical support to journalists when they resettle in exile. Placement in safe havens and short-term emergency fellowships around the world.
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    Living Expenses
    Psychosocial Support and Medical Aid
    Relocation
    Support in Exile
    Gene Roberts Emergency fund
    Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ)
    Logistical support to journalists when they resettle in exile. Placement in safe havens and short-term emergency fellowships around the world. Basic living expenses Funds for psychosocial support and medical aid Legal support fund
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    Relocation
    Help in need
    Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) – Reporter ohne Grenzen Deutschland
    Emergency relocation to a safe host country (mostly Germany) Housing and medical care Assistance through protracted asylum procedures Family support
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    Living Expenses
    Incident Emergency Funding
    Digital Defenders Partnership (DDP)
    Replacement of professional equipment and journalistic material (hardware or software) which has been taken, lost or stolen as a consequence of the type of work
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    Digital Safety
    Incident Emergency Funding
    Digital Defenders Partnership (DDP)
    purchase of more secure hard- or software and costs related to implementation of the new systems; technical or non-technical activities to respond to urgent issues such as internet blockages; training or accompaniment on digital or other security issues; measures to improve physical security (which relate to information management and digital security);
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    Psychosocial Support and Medical Aid
    Incident Emergency Funding
    Digital Defenders Partnership (DDP)
    Measures to address the psychological and psychosocial impacts of digital threats
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    Relocation
    Journalists-in-Residence Programme
    European Centre for Press and Media Freedom (ECPMF)
    Temporary relocation programme to Leipzig, Germany safe and discreet place to continue investigating and publishing, to rest and to recover (max. 6 months) rent-free, furnished apartment in Leipzig health insurance and psychological counselling (optional) monthly stipend of 1,000 euros travel expenses to and from Leipzig (arrival and departure) visa costs participation in journalism-related training workshops networking opportunities a workplace in the ECPMF office and the opportunity to work (pro bono) with ECPMF’s press team on self-selected subjects
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    Relocation
    Le Fonds d’Urgence
    Agir ensemble pour les droits humains (AEDH)
    Financial support for temporary national or local relocation
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    Living Expenses
    Le Fonds d’Urgence
    Agir ensemble pour les droits humains (AEDH)
    Subsistence costs to meet most basic needs for you and/or your family in exceptional situations
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    Psychosocial Support and Medical Aid
    Le Fonds d’Urgence
    Agir ensemble pour les droits humains (AEDH)
    Subsistance costs to cover medical needs after an assault
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    Le Fonds d’Urgence
    Agir ensemble pour les droits humains (AEDH)
    Subsistence costs to cover a legal or judicial assistance, covering legal costs when you are sued or filed a lawsuit
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    Legal Defense Fund
    Free Press Unlimited (FPU)
    Basic legal support for: A lawyer or legal expert and other legal fees Support in prison Initial assistance for family of detained media workers
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    Legal intervention
    Article 19
    Legal interventions, amicus briefs
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    Legal Support
    Centre de la Protection Internationale
    Consultations, strategic advice and representation in domestic courts and/or international human rights institutions
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    Legal Support
    European Centre for Press and Media Freedom (ECPMF)
    Lawyer’s fees for journalists and media outlets facing legal actions
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    Litigation Track Support
    Digital Freedom Fund (DFF)
    Support for litigation of a case through multiple instances, from first instance through to the final appeal. Example: a challenge before the European Court of Human Rights against police use of facial recognition technology.
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    Relocation
    PEN Emergency Fund
    PEN Nederland
    PEN International
    Financial support for a safe passage up to 1500 EUR
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    Psychosocial Support and Medical Aid
    PEN Emergency Fund
    PEN International
    PEN Nederland
    Financial support for medical assistance up to 1500 EUR
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    Living Expenses
    PEN Emergency Fund
    PEN International
    PEN Nederland
    Financial support for towards general living expenses up to 1500 EUR
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    Digital Safety
    Practical support fund / Reporters Respond
    Free Press Unlimited (FPU)
    Digital security resources that help you to circumvent censorship and communicate safely and securely
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    Physical Safety
    Practical support fund / Reporters Respond
    Free Press Unlimited (FPU)
    Personal protection materials for your physical safety
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    Living Expenses
    Practical support fund / Reporters Respond
    Free Press Unlimited (FPU)
    Subsistence costs: short term support if you are not able to work, or costs to temporarily flee an unsafe or vulnerable situation Family support: temporary support for family members of journalists who are unable to work, who are imprisoned, or who are deceased; Professional equipment: digital tools like VPNs for online protection and work materials in exceptional cases
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    Psychosocial Support and Medical Aid
    Practical support fund / Reporters Respond
    Free Press Unlimited (FPU)
    Medical assistance: for injuries sustained in the course of your work Psychological support: advice, referral, and funds to seek psychosocial assistance
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    Pre-litigation research support
    Digital Freedom Fund (DFF)
    Support for activities to prepare for planned litigation. This could include legal research, evidence gathering, forum selection or identifying claimants and project partners.