The 2018 World Cup in Russia has exposed the sexual harassment faced by male and especially female reporters working on camera. Sports journalists have shared their experiences on social media, delivering a clear statement: harassment can no longer be part of the job. On Twitter, 50 Brazilian journalists launched the campaign #DeixaElaTrabalhar (“Let her work” in English), as the issue is not confined to the FIFA World Cup only.

Tags: Safety of journalists Media and gender
Publication Date: 30/06/2018