PODGORICA, 02.05.2019. – Trade Union of Media of Montenegro for the seventh time participates in the regional action Five minutes of thunderous silence organized on the occasion of May 3rd – The World Press Freedom Day.
We invite all our members and members, as well as all other colleagues, to join the action scheduled for May 3, from 11:55 to 12:00, and the rules for its implementation are below.
At 11.55, start the action in the workplaces and interrupt your work and communication up to 12 hours. During the protest, members of the SMCG will read the announcement on May 3rd, the World Press Freedom Day.
Colleagues working in the radio, please read the customised text in the ether and interrupt the program until 12.00 hours or broadcast light instrumental music.
Our colleagues in television stations are kindly requested to read the customised text from the screen and, if possible, interrupt the program until 12.00 hours. Wherever possible, the picture on the screen should be a customised text of the SMCG.
Colleagues in portals and agencies, please publish the announcement of the Trade Union of Media of Montenegro at 11.55 and, if possible, do not post any other news or comments until 12.00 o’clock.
ON THE FIELD
All colleagues who, on May 3, at 11.55 hours, are at assigments (especially at the sessions of state and local government bodies, parties and similar gatherings), please get up and join the action of the Trade Union of Media of Montenegro, and by agreement, they can also leave the room for five minutes.
With five minutes of thunderous silence, we should clearly state our union and professional solidarity and determination in order to protect the rights that belong to us.
Thank you for your response and your solidarity!
Main Board of Trade Union of Media of Montenegro
SMCG, Podgorica, 02/05/2019