Publications

We publish material such as media sector assessments, handbooks on journalism, and briefing papers on topical issues related to media to promote freedom of expression and to help develop free and professional media worldwide.

Road to influence

Road to influence

This advocacy manual offers insights in how to prepare advocacy strategies through a range of trainings and advisory sessions. The advocacy toolkit has been developed in partnership with Fojo Media Institute and partners. Somali language version.

Road to influence

Road to influence

This advocacy manual offers insights in how to prepare advocacy strategies through a range of trainings and advisory sessions. The advocacy toolkit has been developed in partnership with Fojo Media Institute and partners.

Professional election reporting Somaliland

Professional election reporting Somaliland

Guidelines for journalists covering the Somaliland elections 2017, prepared by the Somali media development programme managed by International Media Support (IMS) and Fojo Media Institute in consultation with Somaliland stakeholders. Somali version

Professional election reporting Somaliland

Professional election reporting Somaliland

Guidelines for journalists covering the Somaliland elections 2017, prepared by the Somali media development programme managed by International Media Support (IMS) and Fojo Media Institute in consultation with Somaliland stakeholders.

Defending Journalism

Defending Journalism

How national mechanisms can protect journalists and address the issue of impunity. A comparative analysis of practices in seven countries

This IMS study provides a mapping and greater understanding of what works – and what does not work when it comes to addressing the safety of journalists. The seven countries in focus are Afghanistan, Columbia, Indonesia, Iraq, Nepal, Pakistan and the Philippines.

Submission to the Universal Periodic Review of Azerbaijan

Submission to the Universal Periodic Review of Azerbaijan

This joint submission to the Universal Periodic Review of Azerbaijan focuses on Azerbaijan’s compliance with international human rights obligations with respect to freedom of expression, and peaceful assembly and of association.

Yemen: Conflict sensitive journalism guide – Arab version

Yemen: Conflict sensitive journalism guide – Arab version

A guide for Yemini journalists - 2017

This report is the first of its kind ever in Yemen and serves as a guide for Yemeni media professionals who wish to improve their reporting skills ways that meet the international standards of conflict sensitive journalism.

Yemen: Conflict sensitive journalism guide

Yemen: Conflict sensitive journalism guide

A guide for Yemini journalists - 2017

This report is the first of its kind ever in Yemen and serves as a guide for Yemeni media professionals who wish to improve their reporting skills ways that meet the international standards of conflict sensitive journalism.