Solution focused journalism

Location Track 2, Salle Maillot - Date Mon, 14 Mar 2016 - Time 15:00 ~ 15:45

Le journalisme de solution

Ulrik Haagerup (News Director, DR, Denmark)


Can news be engaging and inspiring? Or is a good story always a bad story?

How can traditional broadcasters react to the challenge from Facebook and Social Media? How can traditional news broadcasters maintain an authentic and credible voice in an increasingly fragmented media reality?  Ulrik Haagerup’s vision of constructive news has become a trend for many public service media, with his view that journalism is a feedback mechanism to help society self-correct. But can news really be about a better tomorrow and do news people have a responsibility to give the world the best obtainable version of the truth?

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