ASIAN AMERICAN JOURNALISTS ASSOCIATION - ASIA
Membership nonprofit launched in 1981 in San Francisco
Over 1,500 members globally, mostly in the US
Asian chapter launched in 1996
Over 150 members in Asia
Four Subchapters: HK, Seoul, Singapore, Tokyo
One of the largest regional networks of journalists across Asia Pacific
AAJA was launched in San Francisco in 1981 for advancing diversity in US newsrooms and ensuring fair and accurate coverage of communities of color.
AAAJA-ASIAA is committed to:
• Advancing diversity (of gender, ethnicity, age, class) and inclusion within Asian newsrooms and the reporting they produce.
• Supporting media professionals and advocates for a vibrant press in APAC.
• Providing training and career advancement opportunities to members.
• Supporting students’ interest in journalism and facilitating their …