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Learn how to embrace live journalism for storytelling and audience engagement with free Knight Center course

January 18, 2022

“Going live: Building live journalism in your newsroom” will teach how to build a live journalism franchise in your newsroom. The Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) runs from Feb. 14 to March 13, 2022. Register today!

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How to improve COVID-19 coverage: Webinar for journalists offered by UNESCO, WHO and Knight Center. Register for free now!

January 14, 2022

“Variants, vaccines and medications: What journalists need to know to improve COVID-19 coverage” will be held on Thursday, Jan. 27, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. U.S. Central Time (GMT -6). It will be live-streamed on Zoom in English, with simultaneous translation to Arabic, French, Spanish and Portuguese.

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Science journalists from the Global South offer tips to improve the coverage of COVID-19 and fight misinformation

December 27, 2021

The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas’ Journalism Courses program is publishing a series of briefings written by science/health journalists who have offered best practices and insights on covering COVID-19 in five different regions of the Global South: Latin America and the Caribbean, the Arab States, West Africa, Eastern Africa, and Southern Africa.

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Conseils pour couvrir les développements de COVID-19 en Afrique du Nord et au Moyen-Orient

December 26, 2021

Le journalisme approfondi devient plus important dans la région du Moyen-Orient et de l'Afrique du Nord, pour améliorer la compréhension du public arabe les effets complexes et interdépendants de la pandémie sur les communautés locales.

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Reporting on vaccination developments and low vaccination rates in Eastern Africa

December 23, 2021

Journalists in Eastern Africa have been navigating the challenges of covering the latest COVID-19 vaccination developments, which are complicated by a lack of access to information about them.

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إرشادات مهمة لتغطية تطورات جائحة كورونا في شمال إفريقيا والشرق الأوسط

December 22, 2021

أدخلت جائحة العالم في دوامة سريعة لا نهاية لها من الطوارئ، فكان على الجمهور والصحفيين على حد سواء مطاردة آخر الأخبار ومستجدات الفيروس طوال الوقت، غير أن ذلك منعنا من رؤية الغابة وراء الشجرة، حيث كان للوباء تأثيرات عميقة ضربت مختلف مناحي الحياة، من الصحة والتعليم إلى الوضعية الاقتصادية والسياسية، والتي لم تتكشف حقيقة حجمها سوى حديثا.

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Tips for covering COVID-19 developments in North Africa and the Middle East

December 22, 2021

In-depth journalism becomes more important in the Middle East and North Africa region to improve the Arab public's understanding of the complex and interrelated effects of the pandemic on local communities.

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Les pièges à éviter lors d’une conférence de presse sur le COVID-19

December 22, 2021

La crise sanitaire a permis de révéler que le public a soif d’une actualité scientifique, que le travail des journalistes est essentiel et qu’une information fiable, rigoureuse et non manipulée peut sauver des vies.

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Pitfalls to avoid when covering COVID-19 press conferences in West Africa

December 22, 2021

The global health crisis has revealed how the public is thirsty for science news, how the work of journalists is essential, and that reliable, rigorous and unmanipulated information can save lives.

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Le besoin et la cupidité: Rapport sur le COVID-19 en Afrique austral

December 22, 2021

Mia Malan, directrice exécutive et rédactrice en chef du Bhekisisa Centre for Health Journalism à Johannesburg, en Afrique du Sud, déclare : "Si vous voulez faire un reportage significatif sur le COVID-19, il ne suffit pas de comprendrea la science."

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