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Somali media in need of female journalists

Somali media in need of female journalists

A group of 12 women from Somalia have just completed the leadership programme ‘Women in News’. Behind them is a series of trainings and discussions aiming at empowering their professional journalistic skills and sharpen their …

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Now is the time to act for journalist safety in Iraq

Now is the time to act for journalist safety in Iraq

Journalist and human rights defender Afrah Shawqi was finally released by her kidnappers and able to return safely to her home in Southern Baghdad Tuesday 27th Dec. As journalists in Iraq are more …

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Peace in Syria and then what?

Peace in Syria and then what?

In the autumn of 2016 IMS organised an exchange between five Syrian media partners and Bosnian journalists and experts. A key issue on the agenda was how the media can and should report in order to help the process of peace and reconciliation following an end to war.

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