fbpx
All Stories
New York panel debate: Empowerment of rural women – what can media do?

New York panel debate: Empowerment of rural women – what can media do?

Women living in rural areas are often confined by traditional roles and scarce infrastructure – circumstances that …

Seen but not heard: Women in Burmese media

Seen but not heard: Women in Burmese media

A story in a mainstream Burma (Myanmar) paper tells of how over 1000 workers from a garment factory in Yangon protested for their labour rights. Two of the three sources are male. A study by IMS-Fojo in …

IMS to present this year’s documentary F:ACT Award at CPH:DOX

IMS to present this year’s documentary F:ACT Award at CPH:DOX

On 23 March, IMS and the Danish Union of Journalists will be presenting this year’s F:ACT Award at the renowned international documentary film festival CPH:DOX in Copenhagen. …

Taking stock of rights and freedoms in Maghreb

Taking stock of rights and freedoms in Maghreb

Albeit legally protected, rights and freedoms in Maghreb remain challenged. By taking stock of the situation in four countries, a new publication aims to raise awareness on the matter

New programme to build capacity of Zimbabwean media to cover upcoming elections

New programme to build capacity of Zimbabwean media to cover upcoming elections

Media’s ability to cover elections in a professional and accurate manner is key to ensuring that the population has …

International NGOs calls for Tunisian government to withdraw draft broadcasting bill that threatens freedom of expression

International NGOs calls for Tunisian government to withdraw draft broadcasting bill that threatens freedom of expression

Thirty six NGOs and professional groups protests draft law on the broadcasting regulator as it restricts …

Update: #Oscars2018 nomination to Last Men in Aleppo – a documentary testament to Syrian media talent

Update: #Oscars2018 nomination to Last Men in Aleppo – a documentary testament to Syrian media talent

Aleppo Media Center (AMC) is a long-standing partner of International Media Support and the steady hand …

No sex – no job! A New Year’s wish for the #Metoo movement

No sex – no job! A New Year’s wish for the #Metoo movement

By Malin Palm, Gender Advisor, International Media Support
Since the onset in October 2017 social media as well as …

New annual media safety statistics for 2017 published in Iraq

New annual media safety statistics for 2017 published in Iraq

IMS Iraqi partner Metro Center for Journalist Rights & Advocacy published on Sunday the 14th of January their annual report of violations against journalists. This …

Hargeisa families spending millions on migration ransoms for their children

Hargeisa families spending millions on migration ransoms for their children

IMS-Fojo’s Radio Ergo reports from Hargeisa, Somaliland: Impoverished families spending millions on migration ransoms for …