All Stories
The Economic Map of Ghouta: Tunnels and ‘the Prince of Cheese’

The Economic Map of Ghouta: Tunnels and ‘the Prince of Cheese’

Investigative story from Syrian Independent Media Group: The tunnels between Eastern Ghouta, held by the Syrian opposition, and remaining opposition-held areas in Damascus …

Myanmar 2.0: Films and guests from the world’s youngest democracy

Myanmar 2.0: Films and guests from the world’s youngest democracy

In an IMS-supported two-day event in early august, Cinemateket in Copenhagen is focusing on Myanmar with a programme presenting both films and debates.

One year after the coup: State of the press in Turkey

One year after the coup: State of the press in Turkey

Since the attempted coup on 15 July 2016, a severe crackdown on the country’s media has followed. With 166 journalists currently in jail according to the Turkish NGO …

New legislative proposal in Russia could peg media as “foreign agents”

New legislative proposal in Russia could peg media as “foreign agents”

The Russian “foreign agent” law may affect media in Russia receiving funding from abroad.

Myanmar: Community radio is work-in-progress

Myanmar: Community radio is work-in-progress

Farming advice, health issues, and snail prevention were a few of the topics that the 10 community radio participants in Myanmar hope to address in broadcasts to their community – topics with relevance to …

How do we improve the UN Plan of Action for media safety?

How do we improve the UN Plan of Action for media safety?

UNESCO has today released a summary of the main recommendations aimed at strengthening the UN Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity, launched …

Danwatch and IMS to develop new digital “clearing-house” platform with Google Digital News Initiative Fund

Danwatch and IMS to develop new digital “clearing-house” platform with Google Digital News Initiative Fund

IMS and Danwatch, a Danish prizewinning investigative media and research centre, have received a grant …

Danish government commits 72 million DKK over four years for media support

Danish government commits 72 million DKK over four years for media support

IMS has been selected as one of 17 organisations to enter into a new, four year strategic partnership agreement with the …

“Safety of journalists best addressed at the national level”

“Safety of journalists best addressed at the national level”

Five years after the inception of the landmark UN Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity …

Measuring the safety of journalists

Measuring the safety of journalists

Successful reporting on the safety of journalists as part of tracking progress on Sustainable Development will depend upon the capacity, independence and integrity of monitoring processes in each country