Meeting for foreign journalists with presidential candidates, experts, and Belarusian journalists

  Dear colleagues, dear international journalists who are in Belarus now to cover presidential elections! Press Club Belarus organizes a meeting in Minsk with presidential candidates, experts, and Belarusian journalists who would help you to understand political and economic situation in Belarus.


Statement of BAJ Denouncing Hacker Attack on Belapan Websites

The Belarusian Association of Journalists is concerned by the hacker attack on the websites of the independent news agency and


Website of Independent News Agency Attacked (Updated with Statement)

The websites of BelaPAN news agency have been under DDoS attack since the weekend.


Mass Media Week in Belarus Info-posting September 14 – October 4, 2015

Several of the violations registered by the Monitoring group of BAJ directly or indirectly related to the electoral campaign.


E-NEWSLETTER: MASS MEDIA IN BELARUS Bulletin #3(43) (July – September 2015)

Situation in Belarusian Mass Media Field in July – September 2015 (review). Main events in Mass Media Field in July – September 2015. Statistics, indexes, rating lists.


BAJ Monitors Share Their View of the Electoral Campaign

Chairperson of BAJ Andrei Bastunets and head of the monitoring group of BAJ at the elections Ales Antsipenka are telling their views of what is going on in the media at the electoral campaign.


Chairperson of BT Gets Away with a Violation of Electoral Law

Henadz Davydzka, chairperson of the Belarusian TV and Radio Company, has started work as a proxy for Aliaksandr Lukashenka as a presidential candidate since September 10. However, on September 11 he anchored the program Editors’ Club on TV (broadcast September 13), which is a violation of law, as journalists and media officials are prohibited to report on electoral campaign in the media and are prohibited to host TV and radio programs if they are candidates’ agents.


Press Conference Introduces Adami Media Prize

The ADAMI Media Prize aims to increase media interest in the promotion of cultural diversity and to encourage networking amongst programme managers and filmmakers in Eastern Europe.


BAJ Is Twenty

On September 16, the Belarusian Association of Journalists celebrates its 20th annivesary.