• Live, this is Abyei Today!

    Wednesday, April 6, 2016

    (This story was originally posted on Medium.)

    “Welcome, Listeners, to Abyei Today!” Rose Monjtoch announces in Arabic as she fires up the program’s signature music.

  • Innovative Solutions for the Humanitarian Challenge

    Monday, March 21, 2016

    Alison Campbell, Internews Senior Director for Global Initiatives, spoke on a panel - Innovative Solutions for the Humanitarian Challenge - at the Humanitarian Innovation: Sustainability and Scale Conference on February 23 at the University of California, Berkeley.

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  • For refugees eyeing Europe, a website separates fact from fiction

    Monday, March 21, 2016

    (Internews rumor tracking project for refugees is covered in this article from Reuters.)

    NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Desperately seeking new lives, migrants traveling to Europe often hear lies and rumors such as promises of an escort across a forbidden border or offers of steady work that can steer them in the wrong direction and even endanger their lives.

  • We're Still Listening

    Cover: Still Listening
    Monday, March 14, 2016

    South Sudan is the world's youngest and most fragile country and its media landscape reflects these challenges. While the media sector has made gains in recent years, it remains challenged by a rapidly changing environment and a population lacking access to reliable and trustworthy information. Also, there is a lack of reliable data on the extent of the population's information needs and media access.

  • Open Mic Nepal

    Cover: Open Mic Nepal
    Wednesday, March 2, 2016

    Open Mic Nepal is a project that tracks perception and rumours circulating on the ground among earthquake-affected communities. Information is collected from volunteers and partners who work extensively on the ground, verify the information and present it in these reports to support the work of humanitarian agencies and local media.