The Chilling: A Global Study of Online Violence Against Women Journalists

Posetti, Julie; Shabbir, Nabeelah; Douglas, Omega and Gardiner, Becky. 2022. The Chilling: A Global Study of Online Violence Against Women Journalists. Project Report. International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), UNESCO, Washington, DC. [Report]

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With the support of UNESCO, the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) has published a groundbreaking, book-length global study on online violence against women journalists, documenting alarming trends and offering solutions to this pernicious problem.

The Chilling: A global study of online violence against women journalists is the most geographically, linguistically and ethnically diverse research ever published on the theme. Publication of the 300-page book, concludes a three-year research project originally commissioned by UNESCO in 2019.

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Report (Project Report)

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Nigeria - Country Case Study (p. 265-267)

Departments, Centres and Research Units:

Media, Communications and Cultural Studies


2 November 2022

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04 Mar 2024 15:44

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04 Mar 2024 15:48


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