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Thursday, March 19, 2015

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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.

5 Reasons to Celebrate World Radio Day

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

We celebrate World Radio Day on February 13 because of the unique value of radio as a powerful information source in many communities around the world. Here are just a few great examples:

1. South Sudan: Expanding Radio Networks to Inform Local Communities

Want to Save the Amazon? Use a Map.

Monday, February 2, 2015

Internews' Earth Journalism Network (EJN) is celebrating its 10th year of advancing high-quality, locally-produced, trusted information about the environment.

EJN by the Numbers

How data journalism can improve the world

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Internews President Jeanne Bourgault writes from the World Economic Forum in Davos: "Open data has the potential to drive positive social change, and data-journalists can be key to creating the stories that bring that data to life. But getting there is not easy." Read the blog: