Stunning yet shocking images of pollution caused by plastics in our oceans formed the basis of an engaging discussion at the Frontline Club on Thursday 1st March. The evening was hosted by investigative journalist Oliver Steeds who was in conversation with film maker and executive producer Jo Ruxton. During the talk Ruxton shared some remarkable […]
The Frontline Club is a gathering point for journalists – including freelancers, frontline journalists and other likeminded people – interested in international affairs and fostering the craft of journalism.
Pricing Membership Type Joining Fee Monthly Annual 5 years Life Full £100 £35 £325 £1,300 £5,000 Overseas/Concession £100 £25 £225 £1,000 £5,000 The Fine Print Overseas Membership is offered at the Club’s discretion to applicants who reside more than 100 miles from London or travel abroad for a minimum of 6 months per year. The […]
Contact Badri Koplatadze and Flora Carmichael for more information about Frontline Club events in Georgia.
In 2010 a Frontline Club was set up in Tbilisi to host events, press conferences and support independent journalism in Georgia.
Contact Remzi Lani and Flora Carmichael for more information about Frontline Club events in Albania.
Frontline Club events take place at various venues around Tirana in collaboration with the Albanian Media Institute. Established in 1995, AMI is now one of the main actors in civil society in Albania and one of most important journalistic training institutions in the Balkan region. AMI is actively engaged in media policy issues in Albania, such as the […]
Contact Maja Hadziosmanovic and Flora Carmichael for more information about Frontline Club events in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Mediacentar Sarajevo was founded in 1995 as an educational hub supporting the development of independent and professional journalism in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Over time, Mediacentar’s activities have expanded to include publishing, PR training and consulting, TV and audio production and the organising of cultural events. Mediacentar has hosted debates, screenings and concerts in association with […]
Contact Olga Kravtsova and Flora Carmichael for more information about Frontline Club events in Russia.
Frontline Russia has hosted documentary screenings and discussions across the country for six years. Frontline Russia events have taken place in over 20 cities. Regular hubs exist in Moscow, St Petersburg, Yekaterinburg, Perm, Barnaul, Nizhniy Novgorod, Chelyabinsk, Novosibirsk and Tomsk.
Contact Iva Bartsova and Flora Carmichael for more information about Frontline Club events in the Czech Republic.
One World is one of the leading festivals dealing with human rights in Europe. It takes place in Prague in March every year. Throughout the rest of the year the Frontline Club partners with festival organisers People In Need to produce the Right to Know programme at the Langhans building in central Prague. Meanwhile the […]
Contact Ondrej Starinsky and Flora Carmichael for more information about Frontline Club events in Slovakia.
Frontline Club events take place in collaboration with NOS-OSF at the OPEN Gallery in the centre of Bratislava. NOS-OSF is a non-governmental organisation which has been operating in Slovakia since 1992. It is one of the founders of the Donors’ Forum – an important group of grant-making organisations in Slovakia and hosts an annual photojournalism award […]
With a new coalition formed in Israel, a prospective reconciliation between Hamas and Fatah and a new leader in Egypt it could be said the century-long Israeli-Palestinian conflict is entering a new chapter.
Across the world, the one-state solution is now openly discussed as a possible outcome. We will be bringing together an expert panel to explain the implications of these political shifts.
By Jonathan Couturier In the wake of the Kony 2012 campaign that went viral attracting more than 100 million viewers, for BBC Panorama, BAFTA-winning reporter Sorious Samura travelled to the frontline of the battle to bring Joseph Kony to justice. The result is an incisive and often shocking documentary that asks why, after more than two decades, has […]
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Organised by Lapido Media with photography by Jeremy Hunter. The ‘ante-chamber of terror’ as the French security service is said to have dubbed the Tablighi Jamaat, or an other-worldly group of Muslims dedicated to piety and preaching? A movement of separatist, supremacist misogynists bent on the Islamisation of Europe, or a misunderstood part of Britain’s […]
What do the recent deadly attacks in Iraq tell us about the country today? It has been nearly ten years since the US-led invasion and nearly a year since the last foreign troops withdrew. But is there anything about the state of the country they left behind that can begin to explain this recent wave […]
Anthony Shadid spent most of his professional career covering the Middle East, first for the Associated Press; then The Boston Globe, The Washington Post and finally The New York Times – for which he was working when he died in February this year while crossing the border out of Syria. At this special event we […]
This screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Jawed Taiman. Well known as one of the world’s leading producers of heroin, Afghanistan has over a million drug addicts, many of them children. This award-winning documentary tells the timeless story of two addicted teenagers, 15-year-old Jabar and 14-year-old Zahir and how their families have […]
Picture credit: Andrew McConnell / Panos Pictures / IRC UK As urbanisation reshapes much of the world, refugees are increasingly moving to built up areas, including large towns and cities. Working with the International Rescue Committee and the European Commission’s humanitarian aid and civil protection department ECHO in eight cities across four continents, Panos Pictures photographer Andrew McConnell has spent many months documenting the […]
Voted journalist of the century in his native Poland Ryszard Kapuściński is renowned across the globe for his coverage of the developing world during the final stages of European colonialism. Whilst covering revolutions and coups across Africa throughout the ’60s and ’70s he was known to carry two note books. One he would use to record […]
Named one of India’s most influential people by The Guardian, Businessweek and Asiaweek, Tarun J. Tejpal is an acclaimed journalist, publisher, novelist and founder of Tehelka, a news organisation that has become renowned globally for its aggressive public interest journalism. He will be joining us in conversation with Shahzeb Jillani, South Asia Editor at BBC […]
After the summer break First Wednesday will take place on the second Wednesday of the month. But, as always, we will be bringing together an informed panel to discuss the story of the moment in a public meeting hosted by Paddy O’Connell of BBC Radio 4’s Broadcasting House.
It has been ten years since the publication of the “September Dossier”, part of an ongoing investigation by the government into weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. The following year, on 29 May, the then BBC defence correspondent Andrew Gilligan reported on Radio 4’s Today programme that he had been told by an unnamed source […]