Nepal Earthquake Victims Need Your Help – Information Saves Lives

Saturday, April 25, 2015

We woke up to the news yesterday that a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal. There has been widespread damage in the Kathmandu valley and the death toll is climbing rapidly.

The situation on the ground is still unclear; Internews staff members are safe and accounted for, but we need your help to respond.

Fighting fear with information

Friday, April 3, 2015

"I was talking with some reporters recently, and one of them told me about a university teacher who believed that Ebola wasn’t real. He washed his hands at the door just because he had to. And that’s an intellectual, thinking it’s not real. So traditional public relations messages have not worked." − Pierre Mignault, Ebola Chrono radio program manager

To respond to misinformation about Ebola, Internews started Ebola Chrono, a radio program broadcast every weekday that acts as a forum for local people to share information and personal stories.

Great stories, good reads

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Medium recommend buttonInternews is pleased to announce our new channel on Medium where we share engaging stories about news and information changing lives all over the world. Take a minute and click. Follow us. Read a story.

Journalists and Media Outlets Honored for Critical Journalism during the Crisis in Ukraine

Olga Krainyk
Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Two Internews partners in Ukraine – the news agency Slidstvo.Info and journalist Valentyna Samar – are among six journalists and media outlets honored for their courageous reporting under difficult circumstances precipitated by the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine. 

The awards are given by the 2015 Fritt Ord Foundation and the ZEIT Foundation Press Prizes for Russia and Eastern Europe.

3 Women Who are Changing the Face of Journalism

Friday, March 6, 2015

For International Women's Day, March 8, we celebrate the contribution of courageous women journalists, who often work in difficult and dangerous circumstances:

1. Afghanistan: Transforming Local Elections Reporting

Why Information Matters

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

The Internews Center for Innovation & Learning is pleased to announce the launch of a major report with The Rockefeller Foundation, "Why Information Matters: A Foundation for Resilience." This groundbreaking report draws on case studies to construct a framework and practical guidelines for using information ecosystems to promote resilience.

Trapped in a Propaganda War

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

The number of internally displaced people (IDPs) in Ukraine has reached close to 1 million and the number continues to rise. Internews Europe CEO Daniel Bruce discusses the information challenges for IDPs in Ukraine in today's Guardian.