As we approach the year anniversary of the launch of the A Day Without News? campaign, we look back at what we have achieved with your support and the collaboration of the existing organizations that work tirelessly to support journalists.
When we launched A Day Without News? in February 2013, we set three objectives:
To draw sharper attention to the growing numbers of journalists who have been killed and injured in armed conflict, in some cases as a result of direct targeting by the belligerents.
At launch, A DayWithout News? reached a truly remarkable number of people – an audience of approximately 120 million – through social media, print, radio and broadcast network via the support of our media colleagues around the world.