World Federation of
Science Journalists

Membership Criteria

The WFSJ accepts organizations that group science journalists. Organizations can work at city, provincial, state, regional, national or international level and include members of other professions like science writers, public information officers, researchers, as well as science and technology centers (science museums) employees, etc.

Key criteria are that the organization:

  • Represents science journalists
  • Elects its governing body
  • More than half the voting members of the governing body are science journalists
  • Its governing body meets regularly
  • It has a constitution
Those not fulfilling the above criteria but wish to be associated with our activities can do so by applying to be a partner of the World Federation.