Training

Courses, workshops and webinars on topics related to press and media freedom. Most opportunities are freely available online and on demand

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Freedom of Expression in the Age of Globalization

A Massive Online Open Course (MOOC) about the scope, limits and abuses of Freedom of Expression

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Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Excel

This MOOC by edX provides the tools to get and transform data, create visualization, present the most relevant data with dynamic reports and presentations by using Microsoft Excel

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Surveillance Self-Defence

Tips, Tools and How-tos for Safer Online Communications aimed at journalists and activists

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Doing Journalism with Data: First Steps, Skills and Tools

Comprising of video lectures, tutorials, assignments, readings and discussion forums, this course hosted by Learno.net is an introduction to data journalism

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Introduction to Investigative Reporting

A self-paced course by Poynter News University to approach the rationale and instruments of Investigative Journalism

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Web metrics: basics for journalists

An online guide for beginners to get started with Web metrics using Google analytics, developed by the Media Impact Project at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

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E-learning on Defamation Law and European Human Rights Standards

A video e-learning series by IPI and MLDI for lawyers and journalists on European legal standards related to freedom of expression and the protection of reputation

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Digital Security First Aid Kit for Human Rights Defenders

This kit, written for computer non-experts, approaches the issue of digital security with simple answers and links to more exhaustive resources for additional support

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Getting it right: accuracy and verification in the digital age

This online course offered by Poynter News University guides journalists through main challenges and appropriate strategies to help them avoiding the trap of publishing inaccurate information, a risk which is exacerbated in the digital age

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CMPF E-learning for journalists: Defamation

Mastering notions and legal standards related to defamation is essential for journalists in order to know and protect their rights, in particular their right to freedom of expression. This course offers a knowledge basis regarding relevant notions, national laws, international and European standards

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