The executive board and staff of Gambia Press Union GPU on Saturday, 4th July 2020, ended a three-day training on project design, budgeting and implementation.
The Gambia Press Union (GPU) conducted a two-day training on Contract and Salary Negotiation for 50 journalists, editors and media managers.
The participants were trained in two sets of 25 each on the 10th and 11th September respectively at the Baobab Hotel Resort in Bijilo.
The Gambia Press Union on November 6, 2021 held a belated commemoration of the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists at the Paradise Suites Hotel in Kololi.
The Day, usually
observed annually on November 2, is
internationally recognized by United Nations. It is meant to draw attention to
the low global conviction rate for violent crimes against journalists and media
The Gambia Press Union on November 6 held its annual National Forum on the Safety of Journalists at the Paradise Suites Hotel in Kololi.
The forum brings together journalists to discuss their safety concerns and the improvements made in the area of safety.
Since 2019, the GPU made significant efforts to improve the safety of journalists in preparation of the December 4, 2021 presidential elections and beyond.