Comms Tips for the field

Telling it like it is
Telling it like it is

You may well have direct contact with journalists, before, during or after your mission, so it’s important that you feel comfortable about it and are well prepared.

If you are contacted by the media either before you go or after you return, you should get in touch with your section’s communications department. They will be able to help you evaluate the request, offer support on handling the interview, and provide you with the latest information and messages.

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This leaflet is meant to serve as a guide for field staff on communication issues, it incorporates the existing international guidelines on communications, media, social media, pictures, ethics, etc.

By: Göran Svedin