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