Video: Global Business Journalism grad Linda Lew describes covering coronavirus outbreak from Wuhan

Updated: May 26


As countries reopen their economies, journalists around the world are sharing important lessons with the International Center for Journalists on reporting about the pandemic.

Linda Lew of the South China Morning Post

Linda Lew of the South China Morning Post, a graduate of the Global Business Journalism program, joined ICFJ President Joyce Barnathan from Hong Kong to discuss her experience covering the outbreak in Wuhan as well as the challenges of gaining access and reliable information from the mainland relating to the pandemic.


Here is a video of ICFJ's worldwide webinar.


ICFJ is a founding partner of the Global Business Journalism program. Its Global Health Crisis Reporting Forum has been aiding journalists in covering the pandemic. Previous webinar speakers have included GBJ co-director Rick Dunham, who discussed covering the economic implications of the pandemic for a local audience.