CFWIJ urges government to launch make investmentsigation against perpetrators of on-line assaults
Minister for Human Rights Dr Shireen Mazari assured a delegation of The Coalition For Girls In Journalism (CFWIJ) of immediate motion towards on-line harassment concentrating on ladies journalist.
“A delegation of The Coalition For Girls In Journalism’s Pakistan Chapter met Dr Mazari to current a decision for the safety of media employees within the nation, significantly ladies journalists,” mentioned an official assertion issued on Thursday.
The CFWIJ shared an inventory of motion objects and steps which might be wanted to assist handle the present local weather of abuse, concern and censorship prevalent within the business, it added.
The organisation urged the federal government to launch an investigation towards perpetrators of on-line and offline assaults.
“It’s crucial that there be accountability towards such vicious assaults,” in accordance with the communique.
Dr Mazari assured the group that the federal government, together with Prime Minister Imran Khan, condemned the pretend information, vitriol and threats that have an effect on journalists’ dignity, security and work.