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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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“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 initiative IMS aims to equip …

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