Manual with instructions on media reporting on violence against women
A Manual with Instructions on media reporting on violence against women was published by the Ministry. It was aimed towards the journalists and all the other persons responsible for the creation, publication and broadcasting of media content related to violence in the family. It warns on possible consequences of different ways of media reporting about violence in the family. Instructions are provided to reporters on how to deal with cases of domestic violence.
Aims and objectives
- To improve the coverage of domestic violence in the media
Results and impact
Instructions on media reporting in the cases of domestic violence have been provided to the journalists as a contribution towards the establishment of higher professional standards while reporting on this cases. The manual was printed and distributed to 2000 individuals and organisations.
Croatian Government Ministry of Families, Veterans' Affairs and Intergenerational Solidarity
Stakeholder, Firstname: Stjepan
Stakeholder, Family name: Adanić
Subtype: Manuals and handbooks on gender issues
Nuts code: HR