Measures for Newsrooms and Journalists to Address Online Harassment
How does the protocol work?
Building an effective protocol for newsrooms to address online harassment
This course aims to help newsrooms establish an easy-to-follow protocol that aims to help prevent the toll online abuse can take on journalists and defend the news outlet against smear campaigns.
Insight into existing legal remedies and strategies to address traumaSee all Tutorials
Learning from experts and targeted journalistsSee all Videos
Evaluate the case even if at first sight there are no grounds for legal action
Kirsi-Marja Okkonen, Media Regulation Manager, Yle Finnish public broadcaster, FinlandLegal support Newsrooms structures & support mechanisms
Turun Sanomat’s guidelines for staff in dealing with online harassment
Veijo Hyvönen, Managing Editor, Turun Sanomat, Finland
Stay factual and don’t get drawn into an argument when responding to online abuse
Katy Searle, Head of BBC Westminster, BBC, UK
News and Reports
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