Resources to support journalist safety in Europe

Incident Emergency Funding

What is covered?

  • 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);

The support is provided by:

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

  • The funding provided can be up to €10,000 and can be used to cover costs, which will directly reduce the risk or impact of a digital attack (no preventive support).
  • The funding covers activities for a maximum of four months.