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More awareness and new skills for border journalists in Chiapas

More awareness and new skills for border journalists in Chiapas

With the generous support of the U.S. Embassy in Mexico, theRory Peck Trust,Chiapas Paralelo, and the Autonomous University of Chiapas, the Border Center for Journalists and Bloggers organized this round of security training in the Mexico — Guatemala border, including reporters from Mexico, Guatemala and El Salvador, and ensure that this training effectively reached out women journalists and freelancers from those borders....

Improving journalists’ safety along a violent border

Improving journalists’ safety along a violent border

The U.S.– Mexico border is a very challenging region for journalists. They need to cover everything from a bi-national perspective; speak two languages; understand two different political, legal and judicial systems; and also take risks covering the illegal drug trade, human trafficking and the crime and violence attached to them....