Digital Security for Human Rights Reporters

Digital tools and technologies are making it easier for journalists to do their work — to research, verify, store, and publish information on computers, mobile phones and the Web.

However, these same technologies can put journalists at risk if they are not used with care. Reporters who cover human rights issues – who call public and international attention to crimes and wrongdoing – are at special risk. This guide covers basic precautions, and also more issue sensitive thematic areas.

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