Tuesday, January 10, 2017

In an era of unprecedented communication flow, how can we move from commentary to conversation?

What can machine learning and artificial intelligence offer governments, political movements, and organizations that rely on consensus in order to thrive?

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Thursday, January 5, 2017

From the Kenya Burning photos which documented the carnage of Kenya's Post Election Violence (PEV), to his work with Picha Mtaani and Pawa 254, the

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Thursday, December 1, 2016

How is the news media influencing the democratic development of countries around the world? How can the US and its allies defend the global norms of freedom of expression and access to information at a time of resurgence of autocracies? How do new technologies change the equation?


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Monday, September 26, 2016

The CDAC Network, the International Committee of the Red Cross and the UK’s Department for International Development invite you to a discussion: Stepping up to the challenge of community engagement in a digital age: Creating dialogue and “virtual safety nets”

26th September 2016, 14:30-16:30
Venue: International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Humanitarian, Geneva

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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Internews is presenting at the Excellence in Journalism 2016 conference being held September 18-20 in New Orleans, LA. 

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Thursday, July 14, 2016

UX in a High-Risk World, July 14, 2016, Innovation Hangar, San Francisco

The tools that keep us safe have to be easy to use.

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Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Never before in the history of journalism has the power of the individual been so amplified. Technology has revolutionized reporting and distribution. And yet, women continue to be significantly underrepresented in bylines, articles and positions of clout in media.

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Wednesday, June 22, 2016

At the Public Radio News Directors Incorporated Conference, Jesse Hardman, Internews Program Advisor, will be speaking on the panel: Real Community Engagement.

June 22, 3:15 - 4:40pm

Everyone agrees that community engagement is a critical piece of our future in a rapidly-changing media environment.   Learn how some stations are adopting a listening model to redefine their place in their own communities.  

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Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Lizzie Kountze, Internews Director of Outreach and Partnerships, will be moderating this Technology Salon:

For the first time in history, we are able to reach almost every individual on the planet. FM radio reaches close to 100% of people around the world, and mobile phones are now the predominate way people access on-demand information.

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Saturday, June 18, 2016

At the 2016 Investigative Reporters and Editors Conference, Jesse Hardman, Internews Program Advisor, will be speaking on the panel: From tips, to stories, to paying the bills: A playbook for crowd-driven investigations (Sponsored by CUNY Graduate School of Journalism).

  • Other Speakers: Terry Parris Jr., Carrie Brown, Alana Jesse
  • Date/Time: Saturday, June 18 at 11:30 a.m.
  • Location: Studio 9-10
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

**Moderated by Carrie Brown, CUNY Graduate School of Journalism

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