Our objectives & our missions are maintain representation and negotiation standards second to none promote the interests and views of journalists organisations inspire members’ confidence by demonstrating real concern for their needs secure agreements with companies on behalf of journalists encourage the development of high standards in the profession promote high standards of safety and security in the media industry project and promote IAJ as a recognised federation of journalists organisations provide the best training for our representatives, officials and staff be flexible, efficient and cost effective in meeting the needs of members create an environment which recognises the value of teamwork promote the image and status of journalists as responsible professional people