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ICFJ offers online course on covering conflict for Egyptian journalists


The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) is offering a six-week online course on covering conflict: challenges, opportunities and best practices for Egyptian journalists. The course will be held from November 18, 2013, to December 29, 2013. The deadline to apply is November 8, 2013.

During this course, the participants will learn:

  • Media‚Äôs role in covering conflict
  • Ethical reporting on conflict and violence
  • Personal safety and survival
  • Disaster and crisis coverage: planning and practice
  • Best practices for conflict sensitive reporting
  • Impact of social media in reporting conflict

The online course will be offered in Arabic.

To apply, please follow these steps:

For more information, please contact Islam Shafiq at ishafiq@icfj.org. To read more on ICFJ's online courses, please visit www.icfjanywhere.org.