The plan approved by the new executive committee of the association has the objective to build the institutional capacity of the association; promote the freedom of speech and of the press; and enhance the capacity of journalists.
Ethiopian Journalists Forum (EJF) is nonpartisan and independent association unique of its kinds in Ethiopia. It was officially launched on 29 2014. It is intended to protect and promote the rights of journalists and media practitioners, and devoted to promoting and defending the freedom of speech and of the press.
Ethiopian Journalists Forum (EJF) is established considering the harsh working conditions of journalists in Ethiopia; the need for an independent association; and the importance of a unified media workers and journalists’ voice in the country. Officially established on 30 January 2014, the association is working to attain its goal.