The Centre for Freedom of the Media

What we do

The Impact of CFOM

Advocacy

CFOM in action

Research

Research undertaken by CFOM

Education

Our educational work

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About

About CFOM and our aims
to uphold standards of journalism safety

The Centre for Freedom of the Media (CFOM) is an interdisciplinary research centre hosted in the Department of Journalism Studies at the University of Sheffield with global outreach that studies issues of media freedom and standards. CFOM aims to inform and advise governments, policymakers and stakeholders internationally on threats to media freedom, in order to bring about positive changes to laws, policy and practice and to uphold standards of journalism safety worldwide. It works to identify and promote best practice for journalists in Europe and worldwide.

  • Advocacy
  • Research
  • Education

Updates

Recent articles on media freedom, upcoming events, and CFOM publications.

News

Global media freedom news

Think Pieces

The CFOM Blog

Events

CFOM and other media freedom events

Publications

CFOM’s published work

Our Supporters

Words of support from CFOMs launch.

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Our most recent Think Pieces, and News, and events on global Media Freedom

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