As the world prepares for the latest round of UN-sponsored climate negotiations in Doha, November 26 - December 7, journalists from the Middle East and Africa are receiving support from Internews' Earth Journalism Network to report from COP18. Through their reporting, vulnerable communities affected by climate change will have a greater voice at the table. Read more »
Internews has designed and procured 5 different types of Emergency Media Standby Kits to ensure humanitarian communication teams and local media partners have the right equipment on hand to rapidly set up an emergency newsroom and be able to broadcast when critical infrastructure is down.
Internews' humanitarian communication teams can deploy within 72-hours of a disaster to assess and assist local media organizations and help humanitarian responders understand and address the information and communication needs of disaster-affected communities. Read more »
We’re so close! Because of generous donors like you, Internews has raised $72,000 (that’s $144,000 with matching funds!) in support of youth-focused initiatives all over the world. And that means that we need one last push to reach our goal of $100,000. We have just one week left to complete this challenge together! Read more »
I am happy to announce that together, we have raised more than $48,000 to support youth voices all over the world.
We were so excited one month ago when a member of our board generously committed to matching donations, dollar for dollar, up to $100,000. But the board is only offering up this opportunity until November 7th. We have just three weeks left to reach that goal, and we can only do it with your help. Read more »
The Internews Board of Directors is pleased to share this exciting news: In support of our 30th anniversary and InternewsNext, our campaign to recognize and support young voices, a member of our board has generously committed to matching donations, dollar for dollar, up to $100,000.Read more »
As part of Internews’ 30th anniversary, we’ve made a commitment to look to the future of media, through the eyes of youth. On International Youth Day, August 12, we join the United Nations and partners around the world in celebrating the role of young people in their communities.
Our series InternewsNext focuses on a media initiative involving young media makers and leaders under 30 each week. Check out some of the highlights: Read more »
A partnership between Internews and O Eco sent 30 journalists to the Rio+20 Summit in Brazil and launched an interactive mapping platform, InfoAmazonia. James Fahn, Director of Internews’ Earth Journalism Network (EJN), reports back from the conference in the Columbia Journalism Review. EJN also has new opportunities for upcoming fellowships for journalists from China, India, the EC and the US – those interested should apply today. Read more »
A new, free online learning course, Communication is Aid, aims to raise awareness and build basic skills for communicating effectively with crisis-affected communities, before and after an emergency breaks. Read more »