Guides Published: 16 Sep 2021

Reporting on migration and refugees – Guidelines for journalists

It’s important for editors, reporters, subeditors and photographers to realise that, when we get it wrong, people suffer directly.
Sloppy, unprofessional work on these subjects always hurts the vulnerable in some way. That means always: checking and cross-checking information, being aware of the veracity of sources, being mindful of the language we use and the context in which information is presented.