SJN presents: Reporting on Responses
An intro to solutions journalism: Reporting on responses to social problems
This Solutions Journalism Network webinar explores the ins and outs of solutions journalism--rigorous reporting on responses to social problems--discussing why it’s important, explaining key steps in reporting a solutions story, and sharing tips and resources, including the Solutions Story Tracker, a database of more than 6,000 stories tagged by beat, publication, author, location, and more, a virtual heat map of what's working around the world. It centers around television and broadcast examples of solutions journalism, and specific tips for reporting for broadcast.
Download the slides here.
Here are a few links that should be helpful as you start to report your solutions stories.
(2) Speaking of platforms, j
oin our Facebook discussion group to talk about anything we discussed during the workshop or to share and discuss solutions stories you write.
(3) Remember: if you write (or come across) any solutions stories, please let me know! Submit it yourself on the Solutions Story Tracker or tag us on Twitter (@soljourno).