Defend freedom of the press worldwide by promoting global safety and equity for freelance conflict journalists

  • Support A Culture of Safety (ACOS) Alliance of news media organizations and journalist organizations and their Freelance Journalist Safety Principles and Practices
  • Promote news organizations who support freelance safety training, protection and equity
  • Support freelance conflict journalist safety training, risk assessment, and digital security
  • Partner with schools of journalism to educate journalism students about the changing world of journalism with focus on the increased reliance on freelance journalists for news in conflict zones and the increased targeting of conflict journalists
  • Encourage American journalists to advocate for their colleagues in conflict zones
  • Recognize freelancers who embody Jim’s passion for conflict journalism and his compassion for all suffering in conflict zones