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A number of studies and reports have been commissioned by the Council of Europe to shed light on particular aspects of journalists’ safety. 

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Over the past decade, the Council of Europe Cooperation Programme has been implemented in over 20 projects in member States and partner countries promoting media freedom, including various aspects of journalist’s safety. Targeted activities include seminars and training sessions for law enforcement and judicial authorities on protection of journalists, methodological recommendations for police on dealing with situations involving journalistic activities and legal support for journalists, victims of abuse.

For further information please visit the Co-operation activities webpage.