Growing safety threat to female journalists online

Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe's representative on freedom of the media has published a communiqué on the growing safety threat to female journalists online

The document, signed by Dunja Mijatovic, notes a growing number of reports from the OSCE region and beyond "about how female journalists and bloggers are singled out and fiercely attacked in social media via tweets, Facebook posts and in comments to online articles and blogs."

The communiqué is available for download in a PDF file: