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IPI & IMS names 2017 media awards winners

IPI & IMS names 2017 media awards winners

IPI Awards: Ethiopia’s Eskinder Nega is this year’s Press Freedom Hero and Afghan Journalists Safety Committee named as the 2017 Free Media Pioneer in recognition of the group’s courageous and trailblazing …

The sense of optimism and promise of democracy that accompanied the Arab Spring and Euromaidan revolution in Ukraine has slowly faded, leaving behind disillusionment and a sense of insecurity. Instead of democratic consolidation, the revolutionary upheavals have given rise to …

Story of young Somali girl prompts ordinary people to respond

Story of young Somali girl prompts ordinary people to respond

The heartbreaking story of nine-year old Maimun, who trekked with her younger siblings on a survival walk of nearly 350 km across drought-ravaged southern Somalia, became the …

Fake News vs. Good Journalism: Meet the panelists

Fake News vs. Good Journalism: Meet the panelists

Get a little closer to the panelists ahead of IMS’ debate seminar on Fake News vs. Good Journalism on Wednesday 5 April. We’ve gathered some of their research and reflections and hope it will inspire you to …

Last Men in Aleppo testament to Syrian media talent

Last Men in Aleppo testament to Syrian media talent

Aleppo Media Center (AMC) is a long-standing partner of International Media Support and the steady hand on the camera of ‘Last men in Aleppo’, an internationally acclaimed documentary film about the work of …

Event: Fake News versus Good Journalism

Event: Fake News versus Good Journalism

In the current battle between Fake News and good, accurate journalism, how can we ensure that good journalism wins? Join our debate on 5 Apiril from 9:30 – 12:00

Women in media – the good work done every day

Women in media – the good work done every day

It’s International Women’s Day, so here is a collection of stories highlighting how IMS works to promote inclusive and gender balanced media around the world.

Q&A on Women in Myanmar media

Q&A on Women in Myanmar media

Women working in media in Myanmar are challenged by prejudices and patriarchy. Three stakeholders from the media industry on how to improve the gender balance and increase gender sensitivity in the media industry.

Azerbaijan: Crackdown on free expression accelerates with conviction of prominent blogger

Azerbaijan: Crackdown on free expression accelerates with conviction of prominent blogger

”We are shocked and deeply distressed by this shameful verdict, which is nothing but a mockery of …

IMS condemns conviction of Mehman Huseynov in Azerbaijan

IMS condemns conviction of Mehman Huseynov in Azerbaijan

IMS denounces an Azerbaijani court decision to sentence the chairman of the country’s leading freedom of expression group, the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety …