Center for Global Peace Journalism
The Center for Global Peace Journalism is currently engaged in several initiatives in Cyprus. These projects include lectures at Eastern Mediterranean University, and a Peace Journalism and Migration seminar at the Cyprus Community Media Centre. For up to date details on these projects, see the Peace Journalism Insights blog.
The Peace Journalist MagazineThe Peace Journalist is a semi-annual publication of the Center for Global Peace Journalism at Park University in Parkville, Missouri. The April 2014 edition features an article by Professor Jake Lynch reporting from Myanmar, and pieces about PJ projects in Cyprus, Northern Ireland, and Colombia.
About the Magazine
Peace JournalismWhat is Peace Journalism?
Peace Journalism is when editors and reporters make choices that improve the prospects for peace. These choices, including how to frame stories and carefully choosing which words are used, create an atmosphere conducive to peace and supportive of peace initiatives and peacemakers, without compromising the basic principles of good journalism. (Adapted from Lynch/McGoldrick, Peace Journalism). Peace Journalism gives peacemakers a voice while making peace initiatives and non-violent solutions more visible and viable.
About the Center for Global Peace Journalism
The Center for Global Peace Journalism at Park University promotes the concepts of peace and peace journalism. More
ResourcesThe Center offers a series of resources about peace journalism, including:
- Case studies
- War Coverage
- Video and Audio
- Social Media
Peace Journalism Resources