Manuals

Guides, handbooks and tool-kits released by institutions and NGOs, providing journalists and activists with useful background informations, summaries and advice

Protecting the right to freedom of expression under the European Convention on Human Rights

A handbook to assist judges, prosecutors, lawyers and human rights’ defenders in ensuring that all cases involving freedom of expression (FoE) are handled in conformity with states’ obligations under Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR), as developed by the Strasbourg Court

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Protecting Journalism Sources in the Digital Age

The ninth edition of UNESCO publications series on Internet Freedom is dedicated to the crucial relationship between investigative journalism and source protection

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Online privacy for journalists. A must-have guide for journalists in 2017

A guide for journalists and citizens on how to keep their data and sources anonymous when working in the cyberspace

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The Dark Web - Guidance for Journalists

The guide explains which advantages the use of the "dark web" offers to journalists

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Terrorism and the Media: a handbook for journalists

A report by UNESCO examines the challenges of balanced reporting on the volatile and emotionally charged subject of terrorism

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Bookmarks - A manual for combating hate speech online

No Hate Speech Movement has published a new Bookmarks hate speech manual – Revised edition (2016) – with the inclusion of the Guide to Human Rights for Internet Users

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Make Yourself Useful: Six simple things your newsroom can do for democracy

This research paper puts forward a set of relatively simple adjustments that can be done in newsrooms to help editorial media serve democracy better in the new media ecosystem, based on interviews with 18 leading figures in media and academia

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Media Freedom on the Internet: An OSCE Guidebook

The Guidebook deals with the legal issues concerning Internet freedom and blocking policies of OSCE memberstates

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Journalist Security in the Digital World: A Survey

The digital world turns journalism into a riskier profession, but it can also make it safer. Digital technology can offer tools to minimize the dangers. How do journalists get along with risks and opportunities?

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Peace journalism handbook

Bianet released a handbook on Peace-Journalism, proposing a professional model that is human rights-oriented, fair instead than “objective” and infused with feminist theory

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