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New report on challenges for media in South and Southeast Asia

New report on challenges for media in South and Southeast Asia

A new report produced by IMS in collaboration with Fojo Media Institute documents the many challenges of the media in South and Southeast Asia and presents recommendations …

Innovative Tunisian media holds authorities to account

Innovative Tunisian media holds authorities to account

The Tunisian NGO Al Khatt and its online media Inkyfada are showing the way for press freedom and independent, investigative reporting in a country that still struggles to …

Daraj: A new step for Arab media

Daraj: A new step for Arab media

“In the Arabic media, the story is either funded by Iran or Saudi Arabia, it is either Sunni or Shia, it is either Assad or Isis – it is never the impartial, objective reported story,” says Alia Ibrahim, co-founder of Daraj, a new …

“A programme that has totally changed the way I view my career”

“A programme that has totally changed the way I view my career”

Somali women journalists face boundless challenges, from murder and death threats to hurdles in the workplace. Progressing professionally remains difficult. In a new …

Historic research in Iraq highlights value of independent media

Historic research in Iraq highlights value of independent media

Burdened by more than a decade of violence and conflict, most people in Iraqi Kurdistan long for unbiased and credible media with coverage free from the interests of …

Nadia Al Sakkaf, Chief editor of Yemen Times, receives Business for Peace Award

Nadia Al Sakkaf, Chief editor of Yemen Times, receives Business for Peace Award

Nadia Al Sakkaf, editor of Yemen’s first independent English language newspaper Yemen Times, has received the Business …

Myanmar’s media tackles evolving business needs

Myanmar’s media tackles evolving business needs

As reforms in Myanmar continue, many in the media sector are finding it challenging to adapt to a more open, competitive and globally linked business environment

International support for Yemen’s struggling media

International support for Yemen’s struggling media

As the working conditions of journalists deteriorate and safety hazards prevail in Yemen, a group of international organisations and local Yemeni journalists meet in Cairo to …

Azerbaijan: Business strategy development for local media

Azerbaijan: Business strategy development for local media

Journalism in not all about writing, shooting and editing. It is also a business that requires a strategy. David Brewer, a senior media consultant in Azerbaijan, tells …

Haiti’s leading national newspaper rebuilds through online profit

Haiti’s leading national newspaper rebuilds through online profit

Since the earthquake last year, the media landscape in Haiti has changed dramatically. Here, 18 months later, IMS takes a …