Handbook for Professional Journalists

A trilingual "Handbook for Professional Journalists" published by the FMETU and supported by the IREX, handing over to Hon. Labor Minister Mr. Nimal Siripala De Silva.

Kegalle District Journalists Union

The application of the registration of "Kegalle Dist. Journalists Union" was handed over to the Com. Gen. of Labor P. Chandrakeerthi by District Leader, Journalist B. Pahalawatte.
What we do

Our Vision

To be the Journalist’s ancestral home (haven) of Sri Lanka; It is accurately described in the Sinhala language as “Jana Madyawedinge
Mahagedera” and in Tamil as “Oodagangalin Pughalidam”
Our Mission

To build a strong independent media industry in Sri Lanka, by producing an independent group of employees with strong organizing ability within a secured profession within the media industry.

‘Organizing all the Journalists and media employees in the country under one flag, towards an ethical media practice, while ensuring professionalism, employee rights and welfare.

Journalism for all

Featured Campaigns

"Solidarity and collective action must be multiplied everywhere to promote and remember the mission and role of journalists in society"
- Dominique Pradalie -
(New IFJ President)
International and Local

Leading Media Organizations

FMETU joins hands collectively with National and International media organizations.
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