Good journalism. Better societies.

IMS (International Media Support) pushes for quality journalism, challenges repressive laws and keeps media workers of all genders safe, so that they can do their jobs. Through alliances and innovation, we help free, independent media contribute to positive change and better societies.


Special projects and other areas of focus

IMS in Afghanistan

IMS has been engaged in Afghanistan since 2001, promoting access to free and independent media alongside the predominant challenge of improving Afghan journalists’ safety. We are continuing to work with our partners to ensure access to information for the Afghan population.

Twenty years in defence of press freedom

On the occasion of our 20th anniversary, IMS has reflected on the learning experience of the last two decades while looking at what efforts are needed in media develpment now.

IMS gender reader

A roundup of journalism on gender and sexuality