The European Union of Science Journalists Associations (EUSJA), is a European, non-governmental, non-profit making, unincorporated association of National Associations of science journalists. It has been founded in 1971 and represents more than 2000 science journalists from 25 European countries. The main goals of EUSJA are to improve communication between the international scientific community and society and to promote contacts between journalists in the field of scientific and technical communication. EUSJA has its head office in Strasbourg at Euroscience – where it has its own secretariat. EUSJA´s main task will be the chairing of the SYN-ENERGENE Media Forum.