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VIRTUAL SAFETY COORDINATION MEETING 2020

Public Event

Wednesday 9 December 

10.00 hrs EST | 15.00 hrs GMT

NAVIGATING THE NEW SAFETY LANDSCAPE
An interactive session with freelancers and editors 

The global pandemic and the rise of civil unrest has forced many freelance journalists and editors to change or re-adjust their working lives, especially when it comes to safety.  What are the safety lessons from 2020? How can these help us to better prepare as we move into 2021?  A line-up of leading journalists and editors share their experiences and recommendations in this interactive event focused on practical outcomes.

75 mins duration

MODERATED BY

David Rohde - Executive Editor for News, The New Yorker | Co-Founder, ACOS Alliance  

SPEAKERS

Vanessa Charlot Freelance Photojournalist

Beth Flynn Deputy Picture Editor at The New York Times

Guillermo Galdos Journalist & filmmaker | Latin America Correspondent, Channel 4 News 

Mike Shum Journalist & filmmaker | Writer, Producer, Director of

American Voices: A Nation in Turmoil with Frontline PBS

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The ACOS Alliance Virtual Safety Coordination Meeting fosters

cross-industry dialogue, collaboration and best practice to advance

A Culture Of Safety for freelance and local journalists worldwide.

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