AMCAP | Association of Media and Communication Academic Professionals

Media Ethics

The establishment of a dedicated Section of Media Ethics within AMCAP signifies a significant step forward in our commitment to fostering academic excellence and responsible media practices. This specialized division will serve as a focal point for research and academic endeavors in the field of media ethics, addressing an increasingly vital aspect of the media landscape. By dedicating resources and expertise to this domain, we aim to facilitate critical examination, discussion, and research on ethical standards, integrity, and accountability in media. The section of Media Ethics will play a central role in coordinating research initiatives, providing guidance to academics and scholars, and organizing events and discussions that delve into the complexities of media ethics. This focus will not only empower our members with the knowledge and tools to navigate ethical challenges but also contribute to a more responsible and trustworthy media industry, aligning with the core principles of AMCAP's mission.

Section Chair
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Dr. Muhammad Ramzan Pahore

Department of Media and Communication

Sukkur IBA University, Sukkur


Topics this section may include:

  • The principles and values of ethical journalism, such as accuracy, fairness, accountability, and independence.

  • The challenges and dilemmas faced by journalists in the digital age, such as misinformation, disinformation, propaganda, and censorship.

  • The role and responsibility of the media in promoting democracy, human rights, and social justice.

  • The ethical standards and codes of conduct for different types of media, such as print, broadcast, online, and social media.

  • The legal and regulatory frameworks that govern the media, such as libel, privacy, copyright, and freedom of expression.


We encourage all the AMCAP members to participate for our future activities/projects that are related to communication competencies to meet the new challenges and influence the emerging opportunities for innovation to bring social and behavioural change in the society.