Resources available for journalists covering disasters

byPersianeditor@icfjorg
Mar 31, 2009 in Miscellaneous

Journalists covering crises and traumatic events around the world can now access a compendium of resources put together by the U.S.-based Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma for journalists covering the wildfires that killed up to 173 people in Australia's Victoria state in February.

The resources include self care tips for news personnel exposed to traumatic events, staff care tips for their managers and editors, the Dart Center's quick tips, in-depth resources and links to other organizations on covering disasters, and more.

Click here to view the resources. The center welcomes additions to the list of resources, which can be submitted by e-mail to webeditor@dartcenter.org.