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Programs

  • Fellowships

    The Ochberg, Asia and Academic Fellowship programs.

  • Awards

    The Dart Awards honor excellence in reporting violence and tragedy.

  • Publications

    Guidebooks and DVDs on best practices in covering trauma.

  • Training

    Specialized training and seminars for journalists and newsrooms.

Tip Sheet

Reporting on Sexual Violence

Quick tips on covering sexual violence, from preparation to writing the story.

Features

  • DVD

    Ethical Reporting on Traumatised People

    In conjunction with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Dart Centre Asia Pacific presents a new teaching video dealing with the treatment of news sources, "Getting it Right: Ethical Reporting on People Affected by Trauma." The project was developed to supplement teaching materials for journalism educators. 

  • Tip Sheet

    Recommendations for Reporting on Suicide

    Suggestions for responsibly covering suicide while balancing concerns of privacy, stigma and avoiding copycat incidents.

  • Event Video

    Q&A: A Survivor's Perspective

    Full video and edited transcript; "Getting it Right: Reporting on Gun Violence"; May 29, 2015.

  • In Depth

    Reporting the Gun Beat Q&A

    Cheryl Thompson, Investigative Reporter at the Washington Post, Mark Follman, National Affairs Editor at Mother Jones, and Jim MacMillan, Founder and Editor of GunCrisis.org, in conversation with Dart's Bruce Shapiro. Below is a lightly edited version of their conversation.

  • Link List

    Online Resources for Covering Guns

    Resources recommended by speakers and participants at the 2015 Dart Center workshop "Covering Guns."

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