FCCC Report Gains Media Buzz

The recently released FCCC report on working conditions for foreign journalists in China drew widespread attention from media outlets, government officials and social media followers, indicating a high level of international support behind the club’s work to...
FCCC Working Conditions Report 2018

FCCC Working Conditions Report 2018

Under Watch: FCCC Annual Working Conditions Report 2018 BEIJING (Jan. 29, 2019) — Rapidly expanding surveillance and widespread government interference against reporting in the country’s far northwestern region of Xinjiang drove a significant deterioration in...

2016 FCCC Visa Survey

FCCC Visa Survey 2016 Introduction   China is demanding interviews with large numbers of foreign journalists before extending their visa credentials, a worrisome new tactic to apply pressure for more favorable coverage. Such interviews appear to have become an...

FCCC Annual Working Conditions Report 2016

The reporting environment for foreign journalists is proving hostile for yet another year in China – a situation that correspondents judge to be distant from basic international standards. Intimidation of sources and local staff, growing harassment and...