Interview Tips

Collaborate with experts

NGOs, psychologists, lawyers

Protect your source

Both their dignity and identity

Make time for the interview

Don't rush a survivor

Ask about circumstances & context

Delve deeper, beyond the incident

Offer resources

Direct survivors to those who can assist them

Follow up after publication

Keep in touch, let her know she's valued and possibly follow up on the story

Gain informed concent

Ensure she's understood what to expect before signing

Be respectful & don't sensationalize

Don't judge her or dramatise her story