Manuals

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

Journalism, 'Fake News' and Disinformation: A Handbook for Journalism Education and Training

As a part of the “Global Initiative for Excellence in Journalism Education” UNESCO published an handbook on journalism and disinformation that can be used as a model curriculum.

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Sexual Harassment Toolkit

The toolkit offers guidelines for media employers and employees on dealing with and preventing sexual harassment in media organisations

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A Short Guide to the History of ‘Fake News’ and Disinformation

A resource published by the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) plotting the evolution of the current crisis on an international timeline, highlighting historic moments stretching from Cleopatra to Cambridge Analytica

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Information Disorder: The Essential Glossary

A short glossary of necessary terminology on information disorder for journalists

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Trust in Ethical Journalism. The Key to Media Features

This issue of Ethics in the News looks at how the communications revolution is continuing to pose more questions than answers over a public crisis of confidence, both in democracy and in sources of public information

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Media and Trafficking in Human Beings Guidelines

These guidelines published by the International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD) aim to help editors and reporters to better understand the issues related to trafficking human beings and to shape their stories in ways that avoid the dangers lurking in an aggressive and competitive media landscape

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Safety protocol with 16 points for journalists covering conflict zones

A Safety Protocol for journalists covering conflict zones that was issued at the end of a two-day workshop in Diyarbakir (Southeast of Turkey) co-organised by the Journalists Union of Turkey (TGS) in partnership with the European and International Federation of Journalists (EFJ-IFJ)

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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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