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From Hong Kong to Taiwan During Covid19

At the beginning of 2020, I flew back to Hong Kong after spending Christmas in the U.K. Little did I know that it would...

A quiet year for travel but deafening for Hong Kong’s political unrest

It’s been a strange year in Hong Kong. Due to the global pandemic and political unrest, the streets have been unusually quiet. Normally the city receives...

Journalist issues in Hong Kong

Since the protests began, Hong Kong's press freedom reputation has faced a steady decline when compared to its own international standards. Last year history was...

What happens if I die abroad?

Dying is awful anywhere. But death abroad is awful and complicated. Here are some tips on how to prepare for the worst. Not your problem,...

What not to do in Hong Kong under the new national security law

The national security law is now active in Hong Kong, and it affects every traveller to or through the region. If you criticise China’s government,...

Travel in Hong Kong

One of the priorities for the Hong Kong Government is to reopen its borders for tourism as soon as possible. If COVID19 can be further...

Coalition for Women in Journalism

The Coalition for Women in Journalism is a support network for women journalists. Shocker: being a woman journalist isn’t easy Women journalists get the story despite...

14 resources for journalists covering protests or riots

Projectiles, broken glass, angry crowds and aggressive policing - reporting on protests and riots can be hazardous at the best of times. During periods of...

Self-Isolation Cyber Security | Spring Cleaning

Bored? Take a few minutes to make your online surfing safer. As most of the world explores self-isolation, people have embarked on spring cleaning projects....

Personal Protective Equipment for Journalists

Quality news reporting from dangerous places has always come with a high human cost.

A journey through the lens | Emily Garthwaite in Iraq

Emily Garthwaite spoke to Words+Images about sharing marginalised voices, how mental health is a factor in determining risk and why perfume is essential kit...

Staying safe in hostile environments

How do you guarantee personal safety in a conflict zone? Simple: don’t go there.
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