• 07 June 2019 The South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF) welcomes the Gauteng High Court’s judgement yesterday which ruled in favour of political journalist Karima Brown in a case against the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF). The judgement stated that the EFF had contravened the Electoral Code and must pay costs. The case arose when EFF […]

    Friday, 7 June 2019

  • 05 June 2019 The South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF) deeply mourns the passing of media legend and deeply committed SANEF Council member, Raymond Louw and his wife, Jean. Raymond and Jean died within 24 hours of each other. Raymond Louw was a journalist, editor and media commentator. He was the winner of numerous national […]

    Wednesday, 5 June 2019

  • 04 June 2019 The South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF) supports the constitutional challenge brought by the amaBhungane Centre for Investigative Journalism against South Africa’s surveillance law, the Regulation of Interception of Communications and Provision of Communication Related Information Act (RICA). The challenge is being heard in the North Gauteng High Court before Judge Roland […]

    Tuesday, 4 June 2019

  • 03 June 2019 The South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF) mourns the passing of veteran journalist, ZB Molefe and veteran photojournalist, Herbert Mabuza. Former City Press journalist, Zuluboy Molefe, popularly known as ZB Molefe, passed away this past weekend.  Molefe was an award-winning journalist and author who co-wrote and published a book in 1997, together […]

    Monday, 3 June 2019

  • 29 May 2019 The South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF) is pleased to announce that progress is being made as regards its legal case in the Equality Court initiated to protect journalists against harassment and abuse. SANEF lodged a complaint in the Equality Court, late last year against the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) following a […]

    Wednesday, 29 May 2019

  • 27 May 2019   The South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF) is deeply worried following the death of a Free State journalist and an attack on a TV crew last week. Cameraman Tshepo Dhlamini and producer Harrietta Mbuzwana from eNCA’s investigative current affairs programme Checkpoint were working on an in-depth story on the Alex shutdown. […]

    Monday, 27 May 2019

ABOUT SANEF

The South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF) is a non-profit organisation whose members are editors, senior journalists and journalism trainers from all areas of the South African media.

We are committed to championing South Africa’s hard-won freedom of expression and promoting quality, ethics and diversity in the South African media.

Sanef promotes excellence in journalism through fighting for media freedom, writing policy submissions, research, education and training programmes.

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QUALITY

Sanef promotes excellence in journalism through training and education programmes as well as our free-of-charge publications.

ETHICS

Sanef is committed to encouraging ethically-driven media, and providing an environment for ethics discourse in the South African media.

FREEDOM

Sanef supports a free media and the right of the media to work without fear of reprisal or intimidation.

DIVERSITY

Among Sanef’s key endeavours is the work of addressing racial and gender diversity in the media so that it more accurately reflects South Africa’s demographics.

           

 

     

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