The role of journalists, media and social media

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 25 November 2022  10:30-12:30

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Investigators appointed by the United Nations have confirmed that Russian armed forces have committed war crimes in Ukraine, including documented cases of civilian executions, torture and sexual violence. But the investigators are not the only ones testifying and have a duty in bringing proofs to justice.
There are more actors in a unique position to track atrocities in Ukraine, and these are the journalists and the media. The ongoing crimes are documented as never was it possible before due to the social media.
But what are the differences between covering war crimes as a journalist and presenting that information to a legal investigation? How do Courts work with journalists?
What are the challenges of investigative journalists? What about other media actors? 
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