A Mirror of Her Nation

Friday, December 26, 2014

I want to be a mirror of my nation. I want to be the voice of the voiceless women and children in this country." That's the inspiring voice of Aquilina Adhel, a journalist Internews works with in South Sudan.

Something Different: Family, Travel and Internews’ COO

Monday, December 8, 2014

At Internews, I'm always proud of our incredible staff. I'm proud of the work they do, of course, but also proud of the people they are. Today's email is different than our usual news, but I wanted to take the opportunity to share a personal story from someone very important to all of us at Internews, our COO David Creekmore.

Giving Tuesday - Information is a Human Right

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

I joined Internews' board of directors this past year because I believe that a free press and access to information are the keys to building stable democracies over time. Accessing high quality information – whether through radio or the internet -- can play a catalytic role in communities' growth and progress.

World AIDS Day 2014 - Marking 30 Years of HIV in Kenya

Monday, December 1, 2014
  Rose Nyala with children

Rose Nyala is a 44-year-old mother of two who has been living with HIV for the last 11 years. A teacher at Bomondo Church of God Primary School in Nyamira, Kenya, she has never regretted going public about her status.

Double Your Impact: Information Saves Lives

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Last week, a generous donor announced that she would match every donation to Internews, dollar for dollar, until we reached $30,000. Today, I am happy meet this challenge with my own donation, as well to tell my own story and why I support this organization.

Join Me, and Double Your Impact

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

I've served on Internews' board for the last few years because I believe passionately in information's power to transform, empower, and save lives.

Simone CoxeI've had the opportunity to see this firsthand from my home in Silicon Valley, working with organizations and companies that use technology to make information more accessible, more useful, more powerful.

Information: the First Line of Defense against Ebola

Thursday, October 2, 2014

In The Guardian, Jeanne Bourgault, Internews President & CEO, and Daniel Bruce, Internews Europe Chief Executive, argue that journalists on the frontlines of the Ebola outbreak have a vital role in stopping the epidemic: messaging campaigns from governments and international aid workers are important, but not enough.