WAN starts quality task force

According to Editorsweblog.org, the World Association of Newspapers has established a Task Force on the Quality of News and Information. It is a call for contributions and editors, academics and consultants involved in editorial quality programmes are invited to participate to the Task Force, to set up “best practices” related to editorial quality.

A written report of the conclusions of the Task Force is intended for publication in 2005, and there might be a dedicated special session to this report at the WEF Seoul Conference to be held from 29 May to 1 June 2005.