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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...

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,...

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...

Favourite travel experience | Monica Axelsson

We asked some of our most well-travelled contributors, interviewees and partners about their favourite moments on the road - the experiences that sparked their...

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...

5 ways NGOs can tighten safety protocols in 2020

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