WHS Side Event: Role of the media in humanitarian crisies

Media and communication can improve crisis response beyond letting the wider world know what is happening. It can rapidly deliver information and guidance, provide a platform for people to share their problems and solutions and help galvanize action to meet the needs of people affected. In short, used properly it can reduce suffering and save lives. 

 

Publication date: 
May, 2016
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