Resources and Tools

About GCJD Resources

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Our resource page is designed to provide journalists and activists with tools to assist them in their profession and work. Our goal is to provide content that might not be available elsewhere, and allow access to it for free. The content provided does not necessarily reflect the views of the Global Center for Journalism and Democracy or Sam Houston State University. Please e-mail your feedback and contributions to


Reporting on
Natural Disasters

Steps to covering natural disasters in a way that best serves citizens.


Journalist Survival

Available in Arabic or English, this guide offers 14 video tutorials to help journalists stay safe in the field.


Global Press Institute
News Feed

The Global Press Institute trains women in developing nations to be journalists. This newsfeed features their stories from around the world.