Tag: crisis

6 tips for protecting your mental health when reporting on trauma

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By Arun Karki This post is the second piece in a two-part series about how journalists can protect both their physical safety and mental health, as well as the health and safety of their subjects, when covering dangerous or traumatic events. You can read part one, which addresses physical safety, here. Twelve years ago, I…

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4 tips for staying safe when covering disaster or unrest

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By Arun Karki A week after the 7.6 magnitude earthquake that rocked central Nepal in 2015, Prakash Mahat, a cameraman with Nepal TV News, was covering both the aftereffects of the earthquake and the ongoing search for survivors in Kathmandu. Minutes after reaching the scene, a powerful aftershock almost toppled him into the wreckage. “I…

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Save 15% with the Early Bird Special Discounted Registration

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The Crisis Publishing Initiative will equip Christians in publishing with the knowledge, skills, and resources we need in order to research, report, and publish responsibly in crisis situations. Join us in Sopron, Hungary on October 15 -18 for the conference. MTI is accepting registrations at a 15% discount from the regular registration fee of $450.…

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Yes, you’re publishing in the midst of crisis

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Why should I attend the Crisis Publishing Initiative? I’m not publishing in the midst of crisis. Really? Are your readers impacted by fears of terrorism? Or are they concerned about the influx of refugees into the country? Do they worry about the increase in violent crimes in their cities or the political turmoil in the…

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Need a scholarship to attend the Crisis Publishing Initiative? Apply today!

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Do you want to attend the Crisis Publishing Initiative but need some financial assistance? Apply for a scholarship today! Those who apply early have a better chance of receiving a scholarship. After receiving your scholarship you must be able to register and pay for your reduced tuition in advance. In order to receive a scholarship…

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Magazine Training International Opens Discounted Pre-Registration for the Crisis Publishing Initiative

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Christian journalists, editors, publishers, and bloggers from around the world are invited to attend the Crisis Publishing Initiative hosted by Magazine Training International (MTI) Oct. 15-18, 2017, at the Hotel Lövér in Sopron, Hungary. MTI is now accepting pre-registrations at a 25% discount from the regular registration fee of $450. The “Sunrise Special” discounted registration fee…

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International Christian Media Commission Joins Crisis Publishing Coalition

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Magazine Training International (MTI) is pleased to announce that the International Christian Media Commission (ICMC) has joined the Crisis Publishing Initiative Coalition. Coalition members are publishers, journalists, humanitarian organizations, and others who make up a board of reference for the Crisis Publishing Initiative to be held 15 – 18 October, 2017, in Sopron, Hungary. Coalition…

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Sunrise Special: Discount Conference Rates Now Available

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Pre-Register for the Crisis Publishing Initiative Join Christian journalists, editors, publishers, and bloggers from around the world as we gather to discuss how best to meet the challenges of a world increasingly impacted by crises of all kinds, from terrorism to war to natural disasters. We are now accepting pre-registrations for the Crisis Publishing Initiative…

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Humanitarian Disaster Institute Joins Crisis Publishing Coalition

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Magazine Training International (MTI) is pleased to announce that Humanitarian Disaster Institute (HDI) of Wheaton College has joined the Crisis Publishing Coalition. Coalition members are organizations and individuals who make up a board of reference for the Crisis Publishing Initiative: Professional Training in Covering Crises to be held 15 – 18 October, 2017, in Europe. Coalition members advertise…

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Christian Publishers Invited to Initiative on Publishing in the Midst of Crisis

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Terrorist attacks, displaced refugees, war, hunger, poverty, and more crises plague the world today. Christian publishing professionals face numerous challenges as they report on the catastrophic events that effect their readers. Whether journalists are under attack personally or trying to help those who are, it can be difficult to know where to begin. For this reason,…

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