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Iraq: Media guidelines – Mosul Emergency

Iraq is currently suffering from a complex humanitarian crisis. Following the increasing need for reporting and media attention, it is especially important to protect the dignity, security and privacy of affected civilians. Reporting on women, children and young people has its special challenges. In some instances the act of reporting on children and women among other vulnerable groups, places them and/or their families or relatives at risk of retribution or stigmatization. The following guideline applies to the interviewees as well as other persons visible in the videos/ photographs published, if the interview is taken in public

Operation(s)/ Webspace(s): 
Child Protection Sub-Cluster- Iraq
Original Publication Date: 
09 Feb 2017
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