Reports and Data

The Coalition For Women In Journalism keeps a close watch on the threats being faced by women journalists around the world. Our data consists of both cases that are publicly available and those that we are shared with us or where we are actively engaged. For any details on our stats and data you can email us at data@womeninjournalism.org. For press inquiries please email us at press@womeninjournalism.org.

 
 

2019 Threats Against Women Journalists

rEAD OUR REPORT ON THE THREATS WOMEN JOURNALISTS FACED DURING THE FIRST HALF OF 2019.

rEAD OUR REPORT ON THE THREATS WOMEN JOURNALISTS FACED DURING THE FIRST HALF OF 2019.

rEAD OUR REPORT ON THE THREATS WOMEN JOURNALISTS FACED DURING THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2019.

rEAD OUR REPORT ON THE THREATS WOMEN JOURNALISTS FACED DURING THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2019.

 

2019 Country Reports

Iran overtook turkey to become the largest jailer of women in august 2019. read our report.

Iran overtook turkey to become the largest jailer of women in august 2019. read our report.

sexual harassment of women journalists is a growing problem in turkey. Read our report.

sexual harassment of women journalists is a growing problem in turkey. Read our report.


2019: Imprisoned Around The World

Around the world, 41 women journalists are currently languishing in prisons. Iran is in the lead with 12 journalists behind bars, with turkey close behind with 11. China is the third biggest jailer of women journalists with 7 women behind bars.

Around the world, 41 women journalists are currently languishing in prisons. Iran is in the lead with 12 journalists behind bars, with turkey close behind with 11. China is the third biggest jailer of women journalists with 7 women behind bars.

 

2019 Deaths

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Lyra McKee

Ireland: Lyra was killed in a crossfire between the New IRA and authorities on April 18.

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Mina Mangal

Afghanistan: Mina was shot dead on May 11, 2019. The Afghan Tv presenter had voiced fears a few days before she was killed.

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Norma Sarabia

Mexico: Norma was shot dead on June 11, 2019, by two men. Norma became the sixth journalist to be killed in the country.