Ethics should always be one of the pillars of journalism. It’s the trust in the information broadcast by a media outlet which enables them to retain a loyal audience. Journalists and owners of media outlets should never forget this fact. You’ll tackle these questions with managers at France 24, RFI and MCD.

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Course objectives

  • Studying the main media ethics codes

  • Understanding the key rules and how to put them into practice


  • Studying the main legislative and professional texts on ethics

  • The ethics code of France Medias Monde

  • Case studies

Teaching method:

Course led by a mediator at France Medias Monde or a channel director with numerous debates on the central questions concerning ethical practice in journalism. Study of case studies. Role-play.

Target audience: All members of an editorial team

Duration: 1-2 days

Location: On-site