Adopted in 2015, our core values were developed as a reflection of who we are, how we work together, and what we aspire to as a community:
- Listen and learn continuously
We are curious and responsive, driven by a spirit of creativity and innovation.
- Build community
We value open communication and dialogue. We treat each other kindly, collaborate, and support each other.
- Act with integrity and persistence
We build trust, hold ourselves to a high standard, and don’t give up.
- Commit to making a difference
We are passionate about improving lives and creating positive change in the world.
- Bring optimism and excitement
We approach our work with enthusiasm and love what we do.
Behind the scenes
Internews is a diverse organization, spanning many cultures, time zones, and languages. Luckily, we all like sticky notes! Here’s a look at the worldwide process of articulating our core values: