Manuals

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

Protecting the Safety of Journalists, Protecting Freedom of Expression: A Handbook for EU Delegations

Media4Democracy has released a comprehensive guide to assist EU Delegations and EU Member States in protecting the safety of journalists and other media actors in diverse contexts, at a time when the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic are exacerbating existing threats to freedom of expression around the world. Media4Democracy is an EU financed technical assistance project to support freedom of expression around the world

read more EU Member States European Policy Safety of journalists Human rights

7 Points For Covering A Pandemic

The Ethical Journalism Network has compiled a list of seven tips for journalists covering pandemics

read more COVID-19 Ethics of journalism

Protocol for newsrooms to support journalists targeted with online harassment

IPI’s protocol outlines a four-step framework that newsrooms can take to more effectively protect targeted journalists from the professional and emotional impact of online abuse

read more Harassment Safety of journalists

Digital Security Guides

Reporters Without Borders' Helpdesk for Digital Security provides information about digital security for journalists

read more Digital safety Journalism education

Safety of Female Journalists Online- A #SOFJO Resource Guide

A Guide that aims to fill the gap between theory and the realization of online safety for women journalists

read more Gender issues Online news Online media

Press Freedom Police Codex

The Codex formulates in eight clauses how the police and journalists can cooperate

read more Safety of journalists Media freedom

Understanding Information Disorder

An essential guide by Claire Draft, First Draft US director and co-founder

read more Fake news and disinformation

Fact Checking vs. Fake News

A guidebook with tips, tools, and good practices on fact checking and debunking

read more Fake news and disinformation Fact-checking Verification

Reducing Exposure to SLAPP Lawsuits: an Activist’s Guide

In this booklet, prepared for the Protect the Protest task force by the Civil Liberties Defense Center, EarthRights International, the First Amendment Project, and Greenpeace USA, activists and journalist can find concrete help through comprehensive information, definitions, and questions about strategic lawsuits against public participation

read more SLAPP Freedom of expression Media pluralism Media freedom

Regulatory Authorities for Electronic Media and Media Literacy – Comparative Analysis of the Best European Practices

This study analyses “the best European practices of promoting media literacy”, highlighting the vital role of the regulatory authority for electronic media in fostering a prolific ground for ‘self-sustainable projects’

read more Media literacy Freedom of expression Journalism education