Kuala Lumpur-based media movement Gerakan Media Merdeka (Geramm) and Jakarta-based Aliansi Jurnalis Independen
(AJI) said the allegations of eight female journalists quoted in Asian Correspondent, who had claimed they were sexually harassed by elected government officials, was an existing problem that has been ignored for too long.
Before the main program of the international conference starts, a safety training workshop will be organized by the Indonesia's Aliansi Jurnalis Independen
(Alliance of Independent Journalist) May 1-2.
(9) In Ambon, for example, many journalists questioned the establishment of a local branch of the Aliansi Jurnalis Independen
(AJI, Alliance of Independent Journalists) on the grounds that no journalist in Maluku could honestly claim to abide by AJI's strict code of ethics which prohibits accepting envelopes.
For an example suggesting the variety of organizations informally submitting amicus briefs, see Brief for Aliansi Jurnalis Independen
[Alliance of Independent Journalists] et al.