Advice for media workers

Media workers can include journalists, reporters, videographers and others who work for media organizations. The definition of a media worker can differ from one country to another. Some countries may not consider people who independently report on current affairs, such as bloggers, as media workers.

If you are a Canadian travelling outside Canada for media work, prepare in advance.

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