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Governance & Transparency
Independent media and open information serve a crucial watchdog function, providing citizens with the information they need to keep the public and private sectors accountable. In many countries repressive legal environments inhibit the media’s ability to play this role and some journalists and civil society actors lack the skills to conduct the in-depth investigative reporting that is essential to accountability. Internews trains journalists in investigative reporting, produces content to encourage dialogue on corruption, and helps reform media laws and expand freedom of information rights and internet freedom policies and practices. We also have a rich practice in data journalism, helping seasoned and emerging professionals locate, clean and present data that supports their investigative work.
"Media Azi" edition, 40th edition: Where does the Moldovan press go? Interview with Internews' Corina Cepoi (in Romanian)
In Afghanistan, since 2013, in partnership with Internews, Counterpart has trained emerging female journalists to become leaders in their field.
A community radio conference bringing together sixty-three participants from twenty-one community radios that are partners of Internews has ended in Ganta, Nimba County.
(Reposted from the Pulitzer Center)
The call for 2017 fellows is now open. The deadline is March 1, 2017.
In an era of unprecedented communication flow, how can we move from commentary to conversation?
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 MPigs protests and now his work with Team Courage, Boniface Mwagani has been a loud voice of conscience for the Kenyan body politic....
Internews President & CEO Jeanne Bourgault will be moderating a panel - Where Does Truth Lie?