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31 Jul. 2018 | PublicationMedia Monitors monitored mainstream media to assess the nature of election coverage, with a focus on three issues: Fair and balanced coverage of political players, the media’s role in informing the public on electoral processes, and professional and ethical conduct by the media. In the final assessment, Media Monitors concluded that while the election agenda dominated on all media platforms, coverage of political players was largely unbalanced and favored established political parties, particularly ZANU PF.
15 Mar. 2018 | StoryAn IMS-supported team is monitoring Russian media's presidential campaign coverage. Preliminary findings show that President Putin is given the bulk of media attention and almost exclusively portrayed in a positive manner
01 Feb. 2018 | Story
elections/">Media’s ability to cover elections in a professional and accurate manner is key to ensuring that the population has access to the information they need to make an informed choice of candidate and parties. In support of free and fair elections, the Media Alliance of Zimbabwe (MAZ) on 1 February launched a media and elections...
31 Oct. 2017 | PublicationGuidelines 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.
01 Dec. 2016 | Story
elections-ghana/">Ghana’s elections are fast approaching on 7 December and both the police and media are major stakeholders in carrying out a peaceful, transparent, and successful election process
03 Oct. 2016 | PublicationA 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