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Cristiana Bedei

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Cristiana Bedei is a freelance journalist focusing on gender, sexuality, women's rights and mental health.

Latest Stories

How can journalists engage with politics on social media?

Social media blurs the lines between personal and professional content. How can journalists interact online, especially with current affairs, while maintaining their neutrality? 

Cristiana Bedei | September 13, 2018

Best practices for reporting on mass shootings

Using best reporting practices when covering mass shootings — like the ones included here — helps prevent copycats and minimizes inaccurate speculations.

Cristiana Bedei | August 08, 2018

Guidelines for reporting about suicide

Suicide is a sensitive topic and a public health concern that should be reported with care. This article contains tips for responsible reporting from journalists and mental health professionals. 

Cristiana Bedei | June 14, 2018

Tips for reporting on gender-based violence

Experienced gender reporters share tips to to protect sources and avoid sensationalizing or stereotyping stories of gender-based violence.

Cristiana Bedei | June 07, 2018

4 questions to ask yourself to make your stories more gender-sensitive

All journalists are guilty of unconscious biases, which are replicated in their work. Here are four questions to ask yourself to dismantle these biases and stereotypes, and ensure more gender-sensitive reporting.

Cristiana Bedei | May 16, 2018

7 resources to make your stories more inclusive

IJNet compiled a short list of available resources to help journalists and newsrooms easily access more diverse and inclusive sources, images and language.

Cristiana Bedei | March 08, 2018