PPF Activities | Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

Paksitan Press Foundtion

PPF Activities

PPF launches monitoring mechanism for violence

Pakistan Press Foundation

ISLAMABAD: The Pakis­tan Press Foundation (PPF) on Saturday launched a re­­por­ting and monitoring mec­hanism for election-related violence directed against me­­dia personnel and institutions. The reporting mechanism will facilitate journalists and other media personnel to report violence directed against them during the July 25 general elections. The monitoring system is being established to ensure that election-related […]


Violence during general elections: PPF launches election reporting mechanism for media

Pakistan Press Foundation

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) on Saturday launched a reporting and monitoring mechanism for election related violence directed against media personnel and institutions. The reporting mechanism will facilitate journalists and other media personnel to report violence directed against them in the month leading up to the General Elections on July 25, to elect members of the […]


Code of conduct for journalists to cover general elections soon: Yousuf Khattak

Pakistan Press Foundation

KARACHI, May 14 (PPI): Provincial Election Commissioner Sindh Muhammad Yousuf Khan Khattak here Monday said a code of conduct is being developed for journalists for coverage of coming general elections. He was speaking at certificate distribution ceremony of a three-day training workshop organised jointly by Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) and United Nations Educational, Scientific and […]


PPF says as many as 20,700 women in Karachi out of voters’ lists

Pakistan Press Foundation

KARACHI: Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) released a report on Friday suggesting that as many as 20,700 women of South Karachi District are out of voters’ lists, mainly because they have not issued computerised national identity cards (CNICs). This was expressed at a press conference that was held by PPF in collaboration with FAFEN at Karachi […]


PPF organises workshop to reduce risks for journalists

Pakistan Press Foundation

BAHAWALPUR: The Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) organised a three-day safety and security training session for the journalists that aims to assist them in the medical emergencies, both minor and major, until the ambulances arrive. Syed Tahir Mahmood briefed journalists about first aid and cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CRP). First Aid training helps prepare individuals to deliver initial […]


Need of security of freelance journalists in Baluchistan stressed

Pakistan Press Foundation

Physical and psycho-social security plays a vital role in the lives of freelance journalists.  This was the consensus of the round table discussion and training workshop on ‘Safety for Freelance Journalists’ based in Baluchistan organized by Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) with the support of Foundation Open Society Institute in Quetta form 10 to 12 April […]


Need stressed to boost mobile journalism in Pakistan

Pakistan Press Foundation

MULTAN: Mobile journalism is an emerging form of journalism to gather, edit and distribute news using portable devices with network connectivity, said Noreen Shams, a broadcast journalist and trainer for a three-day training on mobile journalism, organized by Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in collaboration with Open Society Foundation in Multan. She said that cell phone […]


Safety training workshop for journo held

Pakistan Press Foundation

SHIKARPUR – The Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) is an independent organisation which has been trying their level best to establish an effective freelance journalist’s network of media and journalists throughout Pakistan. These views were expressed by the PPF officials on a three days workshop of safety training for journalists on Thursday. They said the PPF […]


Pakistan needs training in safety and security of freelance journalists

Pakistan Press Foundation

Saif ul Islam, President Khyber Union of Journalist said journalists including freelancers have been badly affected because of terrorism in this region. Many parts of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province were declared as war zones, but journalists kept working there. He stressed the importance and need for providing safety trainings to journalists working in conflict […]


Workshop and round table discussion for freelance journalists based in Baluchistan

Pakistan Press Foundation

Pakistan Press Foundation with support of Open Society Foundation (OSF) organized a three-day workshop on ‘Mobile Journalism for freelance Journalists based in Baluchistan’ and a round table discussion with the publishers and editors of media houses to discuss the problems, opportunities and recommendations for the freelance journalists based in Baluchistan. The training was conducted by […]


Pakistan Press Foundation awards 19 investigative journalism fellowships

Pakistan Press Foundation

Karachi November 15, 2017: The Pakistan Press Foundation has awarded 19 journalists from across Pakistan fellowships to pursue investigative stories on a range of social, political and economic issues. The fellows were selected from a pool of over 150 applicants in a rigorous selection process conducted by a panel of 17 reporters and editors who […]


پاکستانی صحافیوں کے لئےتحقیقاتی صحافتی فیلوشپس

Pakistan Press Foundation

درخواستوں کی وصولی کے لئے دوسرا اعلان آخری تاریخ 20 اگست 2017ء پاکستان پریس فاؤنڈیشن (پی پی ایف) کی جانب سے فیلوشپ برائے تحقیقاتی رپورٹنگ کےلئے درخواستیں موصول کی جارہی ہیں۔ فیلوشپس کے لئے درخواستوں کی موصولی “پاکستان میں تحقیقاتی صحافت میں معاونت” کے پراجیکٹ کا حصہ ہیں جس کا مقصد تحقیقاتی صحافت کو فروغ […]

Digital Media, Freedom of Expression, Front Page, General News, Human Rights, Information Technology, Media and Governance, Media and Society, Opportunities, PPF Activities, Print Media, Scholarships and Fellowships, Training and Capacity Building , , , , , , ,


Investigative Journalism Fellowships for Pakistani Journalists

Pakistan Press Foundation

Second Call for Applications Closing Date August 20, 2017 Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF), in collaboration with Netherlands-based Free Press Unlimited, seeks applications for fellowships on investigative journalism. The call for applications is part of the “Supporting Investigative Journalism in Pakistan” project, which aims to promote investigative journalism by providing support to media professionals focusing on […]

Freedom of Expression, Front Page, General News, Media and Society, Media Development, Opportunities, PPF Activities, Print Media, Scholarships and Fellowships, Training and Capacity Building , , , , , , ,


PPF Investigative Reporting Fellowship

Embedded video from this link:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JGy02IHiu0w&feature=youtu.be Karachi: Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) rolled out its first batch of investigative reporting fellows as part of a three-year project on promoting investigative journalism in Pakistan. PPF will commission a total of 90 investigative stories as part of its project with Netherlands-based Free Press Unlimited, with 30 Fellowships awarded each […]

Opportunities, PPF Activities, Training and Capacity Building