June 21, 10:10 AM - 10:45 AM CEST

Reporting from the frontlines - Staying objective and safe in war zones

Today, there are armed conflicts on five out of seven continents. Journalists are on the front lines in Syria, Myanmar and Ukraine, reporting from war zones despite the many risks involved.
Why would they expose themselves to these dangers? How can they deal with the physical and mental strain? What impact does working under high pressure — and often in prolonged states of war — have on maintaining journalistic principles? And how can war correspondents hold their own in the midst of dealing with disinformation, producing eyewitness journalism, addressing technological challenges and meeting the demands of their respective news outlets?