Resources to support journalist safety in Europe

Fondo di sostegno alle spese legali

What is covered?

Fund for criminal trials and civil cases

Important information about time and eligibility restrictions, as well as further requirements:

  • Requests to access the fund have to be filed through the local unions (one per region).
  • For criminal trials the FNSI can support legal expenses for a maximum of 2000 Euro in the first degree, and other 1000 Euro for the second and for the third degree. Maximum of 4000 Euro for the complete trial. In a civil case, the maximum is 5000 Euro.

The support offer is designed for:

The support offer is available in: