RJI TO HOST WOMEN IN JOURNALISM WORKSHOP 2019

3-5 May 2019, Columbia, Missouri
The RJI at the University of Missouri is hosting their annual “Women in Journalism Workshop” in May 2019 at the Smith Forum. The two-day workshop will focus on self-care and first-aid training, as well as virtual reality and preparing for violent breaking news coverage.

FOJO INSTITUTE PUBLISHES REPORT ON ONLINE HARASSMENT

A recent report from the Fojo Institute describes and analyses how online propaganda against journalists across the world – through hate, harassment, threats and fabricated news – undermines independent reporting, sows doubt among the public and makes journalists, in particular female journalists, open for online attacks and physical abuse.

JOIN THE FRONTLINE CLUB FOR EVENING WITH LYNSEY ADDARIO

19 November – London, UK
Join The Frontline Club for an evening with award-winning photojournalist and author Lynsey Addario as she shares her latest book “Of Love and War” – a collection of 200 photographs by Addario from across Africa, the Middle East and South-East Asia across her 20 year career covering conflict.

FRONTLINE CLUB SCREENING: INVISIBLE BATTALION + Q&A

7 November – London, England
The Frontline Club is hosting a screening in London of the “Invisible Battalion + Q&A” that tells the stories of six servicewomen fighting war in Ukraine, told by three Ukrainian film directors: Iryna Tsilyk, Svitlana Lischynska, and Alina Gorlova.

FRONTLINE CLUB TALK: PHOTOGRAPHY’S METOO MOVEMENT

29 October – London, UK
Join The Frontline Club for a discussion on how the #MeToo Movement has impact the media industry, with a panel of journalists the editors, the conversation will cover a range of topics, from sexual assault and sexism to the impact that lack of diversity, to the challenges of breaking the stereotype of women in media roles.