Journalists are working together to raise awareness about dangers to the Mekong River’s ecosystem and the impact on livelihoods and health.Read more
Hydropower development is racing across Southeast Asia’s Mekong region, and Internews’ Earth Journalism Network (EJN) is helping journalists investigate the costs and benefits for the environment and communities.
"There was drought so we had to share the little water brought a long distance from irrigation canals to the field.
“We need you to tell our story,” Headman Pan Changairo says to a group of journalists. “We don’t want to lose our land and our way of life.” Changairo is concerned about the effects a proposed large-scale dam would have on his village in Northern Thailand, Mae Khannin Tai.
The rapid pace of development leading up to the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC)is creating opportunities for journalists to find innovative and important environmental, business, investment, health and culture stories.
To find out the impact of Radio Bakdaw and discover what types of information listeners are looking for, Internews conducted an audience survey of people living in the municipalities of the Philippines most affected by Typhoon Haiyan (known locally as Typhoon Yolanda), who also have reception of
Tough questions and stone-faced rebuttals from authorities don’t deter Wang Jing, a young journalist at China’s New Century magazine. "I feel I am a representative of the public,” said Jing, explaining her recent persistent enquiries of Thai officials.
Thai PBS won the 2012 Sangchai Sunthornwat news documentary award for a film series about conflict in Thailand’s southern provinces.
(September 8, 2010) In Southern Thailand, Internews is operating a Media Training Center (MTC) for journalists and members of civil society to help them better report on the simmering insurgency in Thailand's three southern most provinces of Pattani, Narathiwat and Yala.
As Managing Director for Thailand’s first public broadcaster, Thai PBS, he is a leading force for independent reporting in the public interest. Thepchai will be honored at the Internews Media Leadership Awards in Washington, DC on June 2.