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4 July 2023, Tuesday at 10:00 - 11:30 AM (EST)

Reporting from Conflict and War Zones: Challenges and Opportunities | Session 3

Media and Journalism Webinars emphasize experiential and hands-on learning through intensive training and interactive discussions with professional journalists for field experience. This program aims to prepare journalism students and young professionals to succeed in their professional careers while fostering experiential learning by translating knowledge and skills into experience. Your active and meaningful participation with questions and reflections will make the discussion more productive.

In this session, participants will be able to learn about the following topics from professional journalists and media personalities:

  • Challenges of ensuring the free flow of information from conflict and war zones
  • International and domestic safeguards for journalists: UN Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists
  • Revealing truth, building awareness, and ensuring accountability
  • Maintaining objectivity in emotionally challenged situations while addressing the psychological stress: Managing Mental Health – How journalists deal with trauma and stress covering conflicts and wars?