Privacy Policy

1 InTheBaltic Privacy policy is based on Guardian News and Media Editorial Code 1) Everyone is entitled to respect for his or her private and family life, home, health and correspondence, including digital communications; 2) Editors will be expected to justify intrusions into any individual’s private life without consent. The account will be taken of the complainant’s public disclosures of information; 3) It is unacceptable to photograph individuals in private places without their consent. Private places are public or private …

InTheBaltic Code of conduct

 All members of the press have a duty to maintain the highest professional standards. The InTheBaltic Code sets the benchmark for those ethical standards, protecting both the rights of the individual and the public’s right to know. It is the cornerstone of the system of self-regulation to which the industry has made a binding commitment. It is the responsibility of editors and publishers to apply the Code to editorial material. Accuracy 1) The press must take care not to publish …

Five Core Principles of Journalism

1. Truth and Accuracy Journalists cannot always guarantee “truth”, but getting the facts right is the cardinal principle of journalism. We should always strive for accuracy, give all the relevant facts we have and ensure that they have been checked. When we cannot corroborate information, we should say so. 2. Independence Journalists must be independent voices; we should not act, formally or informally, on behalf of special interests, whether political, corporate or cultural. We should declare to our editors – …

Editorial Policy

Purpose: NGO InTheBaltic is a news outlet led by a professional journalist’s for Russian and Polish speakers, national minorities in Baltic countries on the local and hyper-local level. InTheBaltic mission is to build a friendly media environment, free from disinformation, clickbait, for national minorities by creating content in Russian and Polish languages, cooperation with local communities. We seek to tell stories ignored by big national media. Our goal is to act as the hub for journalists-freelancers in Lithuania. Content: The …