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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...

Lockdown map | A crucial tool for future travel planning

Many of us are stuck at home at the moment. But for those who have to travel for work or other purposes, access to...

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.

Is freelance media in freefall?

If the news and information content that you’re reading, seeing or listening to has become markedly narrowed, it might not be just Covid-19. Freelancing in...

Jason P. Howe | Conflict photography workshops

A group of experienced conflict photographers, including Jason P. Howe and Eric Bouvet, and military instructors are collaborating to offer a unique training opportunity...

56 Essential resources for high-risk travel

Every journey starts with the first step. And if you’re heading to a high-risk or off-the-beaten-track destination, that first step should always be research. But...

Travel medical and crisis response | A global safety net

Heading into the unknown is not something you take lightly. Does your insurance? But for every plan and checklist you create, a dozen unexpected crises...

5 ways NGOs can tighten safety protocols in 2020

NGO operating in a high-risk or remote environments

Who fixes the fixers?

What happens to fixers when something goes wrong?