Lessons from Abroad: How to Cover Election Conflict

Journalist Amanda Ripley, of the Atlantic and the Washington Post, lead a panel with Patricia Torres, a politics reporter in Caracas, Venezuela; Zafar Sobhan, editor-in-chief of the Dhaka Tribune in Btangladesh; and Joseph Jimmy Sankaituah, country director at Search for Common Ground in Sierra Leone and Liberia that delved into election conflict abroad.

Watch this webinar to learn:

  • How to navigate the uncertainty, rumors, and violence that often accompany elections in hyper-polarized countries
  • How to cover incendiary rhetoric from political leaders — without amplifying its effects
  • How to decide what to share publicly when election results are disputed

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