In June, 9-10, the training ‘World journalistic standards’ was held in Donetsk National University (Vinnytsya) where 27 journalism students took part.
«Truthfulness is the main journalistic standard. The primary journalist’s task is to inform the society truthfully’. – pointed out Valeriy Ivanov, President of AUP. Speaker told the American saying about the nature of journalistic work: ‘If your mum tells she loves you – verify this…’
The participant, Alina Burova, shared with her impressions: ‘Valeriy Ivanov and Volodymyr Mostovyi spoke with journalism students about the role of media in democratic society, studied the examples of following and breaking journalistic standards in Vinnytsya publications. The speakers also reminded us about the rules of work with information sources’.
The event was organized by the Academy of Ukrainian Press with the support of ‘U-Media’ Program, Internews Network.