How to Build Strong Media Relationships

1000 words, 5 min to read
written by Ana Muñoz , ILGA-Europe

Go to events where journalists congregate, such as press conferences or launches, and network.

Ask a journalist to meet you for a coffee, saying you would like to put a name to a face and tell them about your organisation and what you do.

If a freelance journalist contacts you when writing a story, ask if you can have a phonecall with them, rather than simply giving your comment via email.

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