Amy McQuire reflects on a Dart Centre Asia Pacific retreat focussed on Indigenous trauma reporting, and explains why she believes Aboriginal journalists need to embrace an advocate's role.
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- April 7, 2019 by Amy McQuire
- April 2, 2019
The News Organizations Safety Self-Assessment provides a tool for news outlets to review and improve their current safety practices and protocols. It should help news organizations to identify and better understand their own weaknesses and strengths in relation to the security of all individuals working for them exposed to danger, including freelancers.
- April 2, 2019
The ACOS Alliance today launched a new resource that will help news outlets to review and improve their current safety practices and protocols.
- March 1, 2019 by Johanna Vehkoo
A tip sheet for journalists and newsroom managers on dealing with online hate speech and harassment. Click here for a Spanish version.
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