EJN Programme Report 2016

The Director of Communications also represented the EJN in first GEN Editors Lab in Jakarta on 13-14 May. He gave a workshop on the ethics of mobile journalism, verifying information and protecting online sources. At the same time, the EJN and Indonesian Press Council hosted and event to promote better migration coverage. On May 13 the EJN hosted a special screening of “Sea of pictures” a documentary about how the images of Aylan Kurdi became shared so widely and became a symbol of the refugee crisis. After the screening, the film’s producer, Misja Pekel, joined the event via Skype for a debate on the ethics of using such images. The EJN also used the event to present the findings of the recent Moving Stories report.

In September, the EJN organised a series of events at the Global Forum for Media Development World Forum in Jakarta.

Read the full Annual Report for 2016 here

Codes of Ethics from Indonesia

For more ethical codes for Asian media visit https://accountablejournalism.org/ethics-codes/asia_and_middle_east

Regulatory Bodies of Indonesia

https://accountablejournalism.org/press-councils/Indonesia

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