Last Friday the first batch of iHEAT participants completed 5 days of immersion training in extracting and protecting information. Set in beautiful Uppsala, we worked on trade craft in an urban environment. The course empowered the attending journalists to create a more secure working environment, be it domestic or international.
The Swedish federation for journalists has already commissioned a second course in June and issue scholarships. Read more here
The course iHEAT helped me dare to think about the related risks in future assignments and to take action in order to mitigate them
- iHEAT participant May -19