Talking Data to the Fourth Pillar: Safeguarding Fourth Pillar through Data Privacy, Protection, and Safety Awareness Programme

Campaign description: The campaign aims at developing an understanding of the concept of privacydata protection and online safety, to facilitate and enable the journalist community to make informed choices while pursuing journalism. A four-part module has been developed to address the following four questions respectively: 1) What is privacy, and why is it essential to journalists? 2) What digital privacy threats do journalists face? 3) How can journalists keep themselves safe; what platforms and practices maximize journalists’ safety and privacy? and 4) What do journalists need to know to make privacy understandable for the general audience? What hot-button issues do Indian and Bangladeshi journalists need to educate the general public about?

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