Reporting for Change

TitleReporting for Change
Publication TypeBook
Subtitle / Series TitleA Handbook for Local Journalists in Crisis Areas
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsBickler, C, Borden, A, Chazan, Y, Davis, A, Jukes, S, MacLeod, J, Stroehlein, A, Sullivan, S, Vultee, J, West, J
Number of Pages270 pp.
PublisherInstitute for War & Peace Reporting (IWPR)
ISBN Number1-902811-09-7
Accession Number857

Reporters at the frontlines are at risk as never before. But with many countries moving towards democracy, the role of local journalists has never been more important. This book is a practical, hands-on manual to help local journalists contribute to positive change in societies undergoing major crises.
Why Be a Journalist?
International Standards
Story Structure
Interview Techniques
Use of Detail
News Judgement and Story Types
House Styles
Introduction to Libel
Peace Reporting
Human Rights and Journalism
Economic Journalism
Journalism Safety
Reporting for IWPR
The Handbook can be downloaded in chapters from IWPR's homepage (see link below).

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