Ask a CPJ Expert (For Newsrooms)
CPJ’s safety experts provide information and support to all journalists, including freelancers and media support workers, around the world. They host free, expert, one-to-one information sessions on physical safety, risk assessment, and digital security.
If your news organization has a question related to safely covering COVID-19 and would like to work with a CPJ expert, please complete the following form. We encourage everyone to first read CPJ's safety advisory on how to safely cover the pandemic. Your question might be answered in the advisory:
PREFERRED FORM OF CONTACT
WHERE ARE YOU BASED?
WHAT KIND OF PHYSICAL SAFETY INFORMATION OR SUPPORT ARE YOU SEEKING? [Choose all that apply]
Physical safety: Pre & post-assignment considerations
Physical safety: Avoiding infection general guidance
Physical safety: Equipment safety
Physical safety: PPE (personal protective equipment)
Physical safety: Traveling safely
Physical safety: Location dependent security (ie. covering COVID-19 in prisons, slums etc)
WHAT KIND OF DIGITAL SAFETY INFORMATION OR SUPPORT ARE YOU SEEKING? [Choose all that apply]
Digital safety: Online harassment
Digital safety: Working from home
Digital safety: Fake news and misinformation
Digital safety: Phishing and malware
PLEASE PROVIDE A BRIEF SUMMARY OF ANY MEASURES YOU ALREADY HAVE IN PLACE REGARDING THE PHYSICAL AND DIGITAL SAFETY OF JOURNALISTS WORKING FOR YOU
PLEASE PROVIDE ADDITIONAL DETAILS ABOUT YOUR COVID-19 COVERAGE, AND WHAT YOU EXPECT FROM THIS CONSULTATION (Max. 200 words)
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