Check out the IFJ’s Survival Guide for Journalists.

After my recent post on “How to survive a riot”, I have discovered the International Federation of Journalists’ Survival Guide for Journalists.

The IFJ guide is not riot-specific – it covers a variety of dicey situations, such as “war zones and conflict areas”, “riots and civil disorder” and “abductions, hostage taking and targeting journalists”. It also has chapters on emergency first aid and post-traumatic stress disorder”.

I haven’t read the Guide yet – Goddess, I only just found the thing! – but its blurb makes it sound pretty useful, lots of advice in one handy volume. And what’s even cooler, you can download it for free in pdf format from here

So check it out. Who knows – maybe one day it’ll save your life.

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One Response to Check out the IFJ’s Survival Guide for Journalists.

  1. thatvampire says:

    survival is a right a.d so much info. is kept hidden as well as potential threats ! whats u all going to do in 2012 ! i will b alright what about U?

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