Resource April 7, 2016

The Role of Visual Journalism in Global Health

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Image by David Rochkind. Vietnam, 2014.
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Tuberculosis is the world's second-deadliest infectious disease, yet efforts to fight it are...

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Image by David Rochkind. Vietnam, 2014.

This video interview was developed specifically for our Global Health Lesson Builder Initiative. View, use, or adapt the full lesson here.

Grantee David Rochkind explains his process in reporting a science-related story. First he finds the facts using data and credible resources, then he finds the personal stories that can back up his findings. This ensures his photos and stories have a human interest component while informing the public about the facts.Visual journalism helps him puts a face to the issue.

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