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  • 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.


  • 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.

  • Fellowship News

    Dart Names 13 Ochberg Fellows

    The Dart Center has announced the recipients of the 2015 Ochberg Fellowship, a program that deepens journalists' reporting of violence, conflict and tragedy. This year’s Fellows include outstanding senior and mid-career journalists in all media, representing nine nations and five continents.

  • Exemplary Journalism

    Remembering September 11

    Anniversaries mark progress and the passage of time. They can also conjure memories we may not always want to face. On this anniversary of the September 11 attacks, the Dart Center calls attention to a uniquely eloquent journalistic record of the attacks' long aftermath; to a powerful tenth anniversary essay on personal loss and collective historical memory; and to resources available as we seek to better cover, and understand, the longterm effects of horrific events.

  • Tip Sheet

    Handling the Death of a Colleague

    The Dart Center has released a tip sheet for journalists coping with the death of a colleague.

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