Croatian Journalists’ Association(CJA)


The Croatian Journalists’ Association (CJA) was founded on November 18th, 1910,and it has more than 2500 members. The CJA assembly is the highest managing body and its responsibility is to elect president, Executive Board, Supervisory Board, Ethical Council and some members of the Solidarity Fund Managing Board. The Executive Board is responsible for daily management.

CJA’s main purposes include: implementing professional interests, ethics and freedom of speech; promoting public right to be informed about all on goings and right of every person to freedom of speech, opinion and access to public media guaranteed by the Constitution; protecting reputation and dignity of journalists; protecting journalists from publishers’ autocracy and preventing monopoly; protecting financial and social status of journalists; improving journalists’ professional ethics.