September 18, 2014

News Reporting and Navigating Risk: How Women Journalists Stay Safe in Hostile Environments

Thursday, September 18, 2014
8:30 am ET to 12:30 pm ET
New York

In Person

Moderator: Madeleine Haeringer, Executive Producer of International News, NBC News
Agnes Taile, Cameroonian Journalist; IWMF Courage Awardee
Nicole Tung, Freelance Photojournalist
Indira Lakshmanan, U.S. Diplomacy and Foreign Policy Correspondent, Bloomberg News
Deputy Head of High Risk for the BBC

Watch this event live stream at 9:00 am ET.

Join us on the live stream to participate in a very timely discussion about women journalists and the risks they face, as well as a workshop on security best practices. Use #PaleyImpact on Twitter.

Part One – Panel  
A moderated conversation among women journalists working in hostile environments around the world about their experiences, along with best practices and advice for managing personal safety.
Part Two - Workshop
An orientation on security best practices with the Deputy Head of High Risk for the BBC.

To RSVP, please contact Alana Barton at

Organized by the International Women’s Media Foundation

Funding for this event has been provided by






You can join in by watching the live stream which starts at 9:00 am ET and tweeting with #PaleyImpact.