Credits: All from AP - from left: Martin Mejia (Lima 2000), David de la Paz (Mexico City 1999), Jose Luis Magana (Mexico City 1998), Nasser Nasser (Ramallah 2002), Srdjan Ilic (Kosovo 1998) & Nasser Nasser (Ramallah 2000).
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Journalist Safety
UN Resolution 1738

Journalist Safety
CoE Resolution 1535

Killing The Messenger
- INSI Global Inquiry - Report and Recommendations

Live News Africa
- A Survival Guide for Journalists

AIB Directory

Translations of key INSI information are available below in PDF format.
Note: You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your system to read them.

link to Arabic translation in PDF
link to Kurdish translation in PDF
link to Bengali translation in PDF
link to Azeri PDF
link to Word document in French
link to MS Word document in Spanish
link to MS Word document in Portuguese
link to PDF in Russian
link to PDF in Georgian
link to PDF in Tagalog
link to PDF in Bahasa Indonesia

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Health Guide for News Professionals Working Abroad

The following weblinks and recommended publications provide a useful range of advice on general medical matters. We also offer advice in our section on post-traumatic stress: stress.htm

recommended by Dr Dipti Patel, MRCGP MFOM LLM Occupational Health Physician
Room 1420 White City
201 Wood Lane
Telephone: +44 (0)20 8752 6444

Health Advice for Travellers - updated annually by the UK Department of Health and available free in UK Post Offices. It contains some general information, legally required and recommended vaccines for different countries, reciprocal health agreements and an E111 application form for travel 'insurance' in other countries in the European Union

Good Health Good Travel (previously Healthy beyond Heathrow). Lankester (1993). Interhealth.
Especially useful health guide for volunteers and long-term expatriates working overseas.

Traveller's Health - How to stay healthy abroad. Dawood (2002). OUP.
Very comprehensive - but may be a bit too detailed for most.

Bugs, Bites and Bowels - Howarth (1995). - basic, common sense stuff.