Stories

Read Internews Stories to understand our impact around the world. Updated regularly, our Stories introduce partners and beneficiaries who are seeing positive change through news and information.

Xiomara stands in a field with mountains behind her

Undercover and Working for Change

October 6, 2016
By Carolina Gomez Martin

Last year the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights named Honduras the most dangerous country in Latin America for journalists, but Honduran journalist Xiomara Orellana sees an opportunity for media to make a difference.

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A hand holding two pills

HIV: Igniting Conversations that Bring About Change

September 23, 2016
By Ida Jooste

As of September 1, South Africa is implementing “test and treat” — where every HIV positive person is placed on an anti-retroviral treatment (ART) program, regardless of their CD4 count, an indicator of how well the immune system is working.

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A glaciel lake in the mountains

“I climbed Mt Everest and I’m scared”

September 8, 2016
By Willie Shubert

A series of stories funded by Internews’ Earth Journalism Network shows that climate change is increasing the chances of melting glaciers, landslides and deadly floods in Nepal.

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