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17 Oct. 2018 | StoryThe population in Niger depends on community radio for information. 85 per cent of the population lives in the country side and with only one in five being literate, radio is the only media accessible to everyone. The country’s 184 community radios run mostly by volunteers, provide the citizens with essential, local information from their...
04 Oct. 2018 | StoryAn Algerian journalist has received a Migrantion Media Award for his work after being part of an IMS programme aiming to improve the African coverage of migration issues.
03 Oct. 2018 | StoryClosed borders are no obstacle for new online training programme offering professional training to journalists from three Arab conflict zones.
06 Nov. 2017 | Story“In the Arabic media, the story is either funded by Iran or Saudi Arabia, it is either Sunni or Shia, it is either Assad or Isis – it is never the impartial, objective reported story,” says Alia Ibrahim, co-founder of Daraj, a new pan-Arab new site.
31 Oct. 2017 | StoryThe photo exhibition ’16 Years of Reporting in Afghanistan’ showcases the challenges for photographers and the tough environment journalists operate under.
10 Oct. 2017 | StoryFirst keynote speaker announced for the upcoming Annual Forum for Arab Investigative Journalism in Jordan: David Cay Johnston, award-winning journalist and author of “The Making of Donald Trump”, will be the keynote speaker at
21 Sep. 2017 | StoryReporting from a war torn country like Syria limits the types of stories you can do, concludes the news editor in chief of Syrian exile Radio Rozana after a visit with Danish Radio 24seven. But she looks forward to the day Rozana can start broadcasting ‘soft’ news.
24 Jul. 2017 | StoryInvestigative story from Syrian Independent Media Group: The tunnels between Eastern Ghouta, held by the Syrian opposition, and remaining opposition-held areas in Damascus are a big business opportunity for those who control the movement of goods
04 Jul. 2017 | StoryIMS has been selected as one of 17 organisations to enter into a new, four year strategic partnership agreement with the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs amounting to 18 million DKK a year.
31 May. 2017 | StoryIn Mosul a diverse group of media are making plans for how to play a positive role in the re-build of the city, once IS have been fully defeated.
23 Sep. 2015 | StoryWhile the conflict in Ukraine’s east and the impact of Russia's information warfare on the media receives great attention, the achievements and challenges Ukraine's media sector are largely overlooked
13 Aug. 2015 | StoryIn the aftermath of Tunisia's terrorist attacks, the government and the media are having a hard time balancing democratic values and the need to address security threats
15 Jul. 2015 | StoryRecruitment of young people to join the conflict in Syria continues to grow. In Tajikistan, a group of journalism students took on the problem
09 Apr. 2015 | StoryThe impressive growth in Pakistan’s media over the past decade is a success story in its own right. But citizens in conflict-affected areas have yet to reap the full benefits of the vibrant media.
05 Mar. 2015 | StoryGoing by her trendy-looking newsroom, Ala Latiff could be in Paris or New York. Actually she's only a few hundred kilometres away from Islamic State.