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How journalists can use Montage to report on war and conflict

Not sure how to verify that war footage you found online? Montage, a new tool for investigating and verifying video footage of conflict around the world, can help.

Sam Berkhead | September 22, 2016

Tips for reporting on early development: Find the children behind the data

How can journalists improve their coverage of early childhood development? A recent ICFJ and World Bank webinar offered guidance. 

Jerri Eddings | September 19, 2016

Philadelphia Inquirer's Diane Mastrull talks the business of business journalism

Diane Mastrull, a business reporter at The Philadelphia Inquirer, discusses some of her best tips and lessons learned from a career of covering business.

Sahar Majid | September 13, 2016

A look at the other side: Latin American journalistic projects put the focus on inequality

How two recent journalism projects in Latin America are bringing the conversation surrounding wealth inequality to a larger audience.

Belén Arce Terceros | September 12, 2016

Storyhunter CEO: Virtual reality is the 'most powerful medium' for storytelling

As the news industry is increasingly shifting toward virtual reality, Storyhunter is following suit, offering resources and more to journalists using its platform.

Clothilde Goujard | September 05, 2016

Beyond breaking news: Humanizing violent events

Journalists covering violent breaking news events often find it difficult to find a human element within the story. Here are some tips to bring a more humanizing element to your reporting.

Sherry Ricchiardi | August 31, 2016

GBJ's Rick Dunham offers insight into entering today's business journalism landscape

In an ever-shifting global business climate, business journalists play a key role. Rick Dunham, co-founder of Tsinghua University's Global Business Journalism program, offers his advice for getting started.

Sahar Majid | August 30, 2016

Medill School guide educates student journalists on conflict reporting dangers

The James W. Foley Guide on Journalists’ Safety will, for the first time, bring the realities of conflict reporting to student journalists.

Dena Levitz | August 23, 2016

CEJ director: For less sensationalist rape coverage, journalists need ethical training

Kamal Siddiqi, director of the Center for Excellence in Journalism in Pakistan, discusses the ethical requirements journalists need for fair, effective coverage of rape and sexual assault issues.

Sahar Majid | August 15, 2016

News startups turn to geolocation to better serve readers

In the wake of geolocation-based apps like Pokemon Go, news startups are looking to this technology to customize readers' content based on their location.

Clothilde Goujard | August 11, 2016

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