The Commonwealth Journalist Association’s 2012 Conference in Malta, the ninth international rally in its thirty-four year history, focused on protection of journalists, the social media revolution and emerging threats to democracy and journalism.
It was held from Sunday, Jan. 29 to Thursday, Feb. 2 at the Radisson Blu Bay Point Hotel in St. Julian’s, not far from the capital of Valetta.
Final Communique – CJA condemns state repression against media and adopts Table Mountain Declaration. Read here.
CJA Newsletter – Summary of presentations and sessions. Read here.
Gallery – Slideshow of images from the conference. View here.
Rita Payne Elected CJA President – Former BBC journalist Rita Payne elected CJA President. More here.
Press Reaction – The conference hit the headlines across the world. Read here.
Program – Scheduled sessions, panel debates and speakers. View here.
Sponsors – With thanks to Strickland Foundation, Commonwealth Foundation, Foreign & Commonwealth Office (UK), Allied Newspapers
Official Airline: Air Malta
Photos by Rajasinghe Bandara.