Members of the Media Fraternity turned up in numbers during the Media forum held in Suva this afternoon.
It aims to create a space for the media, civil society organizations, and partners to discuss and debate Press Freedom.
The event was organized by the Citizens Constitutional Forum in partnership with the European Union and the Fijian Media Association.
As part of the World Press Freedom Day held today, editors of the various media organizations were part of a Panel at the Media Forum discussing various issues faced by Journalist in Fiji.
Fijian Media Association Secretary-Stanley Simpson says the day is to recognize the work of people who put their lives on the line to get the news to the people
The years theme is – “Media for Democracy: Journalism and Elections in Times of Disinformation. The Fijian Media Association has about 250 members around Fiji