Facing everything from a barrage of disinformation to heightened security risks, collapsing revenues, and a mental health crisis, journalists around the world are contending with myriad daunting challenges as they report on the deadly COVID-19 pandemic. Join Tow Center Director Prof. Emily Bell and ICFJ’s Global Director of Research Dr. Julie Posetti to discuss their Journalism and the Pandemic Project – a study which aims to map the impacts of COVID-19 on journalism worldwide and identify guideposts to aid a post-pandemic future.
Please note: This session is prerecorded and, in most cases, speakers will join the live text chat to help answer your questions.
This session is designed for:
- Everyone covering the pandemic
- Editors trying to respond to the impacts of COVID-19 on their staff and their publications
- Those seeking to support critical independent journalism through the crisis