Archive: Jun 1999

Summer 1999: The Journalist’s Job Introduction

By War Crimes, Human Rights and Press Freedom: The Journalist’s Job June 15, 1999

Ethnic conflict in the Balkans provides examples of crimes of war and abuses of human rights that journalists are being increasingly called upon to cover. Our focus then turns to examining the plight of journalists and media institutions covering the war in Yugoslavia. Journalists then address the topic of press freedom and media responsibility. Read more