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.

IMS in the Middle East and North Africa

IMS in the Middle East and North Africa

IMS in MENA 2017 - 2022

IMS support to media development in the MENA region through the Danish Arab Partnership Programme 2017 – 2022

Myanmar: Inclusive, independent media in a new democracy – 5th conference report

Myanmar: Inclusive, independent media in a new democracy – 5th conference report

This report summarises the main points from the 5th Myanmar media development conference held in Yangon from 7 – 8 November 2016.
Gender inequality in media …

A handbook on reporting terrorism – Kenya

A handbook on reporting terrorism – Kenya

This guidebook is a tool for Kenyan media professionals who are reporting on issues of terrorism and whilst doing so seek to counter violent extremism.

Changing Media Landscapes in Transitional Countries – Handbook on Mapping Media Landscapes

Changing Media Landscapes in Transitional Countries – Handbook on Mapping Media Landscapes

The aim of the handbook Changing Media Landscapes in Transitional Countries – Handbook on Mapping Media Landscapes is to provide a brief introduction to how a …

Habka wanaagsan ee tebinta doorashada

Habka wanaagsan ee tebinta doorashada

HAGAHA WARFIDIYEENKA EE TEBINTA DOORASHOOYINKA SOOMAALIYA 2016

A journalist must show that he or she is trustworthy and that he or she can be fair and balanced when covering elections.
Read the English language version here

Guidelines for professional election reporting

Guidelines for professional election reporting

A guide for journalists covering the Somalia elections 2016

A journalist must show that he or she is trustworthy and that he or she can be fair and balanced when covering elections. Tips and tricks for covering elections in Somalia.
Read the Somali language version here

Constraints and opportunities – what role for media development in countering violent extremism

Constraints and opportunities – what role for media development in countering violent extremism

Media developers around the world work with institutions, organisations and individuals to ensure reliable and professional information is available to communities …

Threats, lies and censorship: Media in Venezuela

Threats, lies and censorship: Media in Venezuela

Venezuela finds itself in a deep economic, social and political crisis with severe polarization, hyperinflation, serious shortages on food, medicine, water and electricity, and rampant crime.
Discontent with the government has been growing, and on 6 December 2015 the opposition won a parliamentary majority for the first time in …

Amenazas, mentiras y censura: Medios de comunicación en Venezuala

Amenazas, mentiras y censura: Medios de comunicación en Venezuala

Venezuela se encuentra en una profunda crisis económica, social y política con alta polarización, hiperinflación, un serio desabastecimiento de alimentos, medicinas, agua y electricidad, además de crimen desenfrenado.
El descontento con el gobierno ha aumentado; por …