Delivering Innovative Media Solutions

Internews prioritizes the discovery and implementation of communication tools that meet the needs of local communities. Pilot projects explore new technologies that often leapfrog existing communication methods, while a focus on documentation, research, and knowledge sharing ensures that innovative approaches can be tested and replicated on a global scale.

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  • SaferJourno Toolkit Provides Digital and Online Safety Resources for Journalism and Media Trainers

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    Monday, March 24, 2014

    In 2005, Internews conducted its first digital safety training seminar, for journalists in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Since then, we’ve trained and collaborated with hundreds of journalists and bloggers around the world on digital security issues. Together we’ve been learning the lessons of the rapidly-changing technology in the work and craft of journalism. The challenges of staying safe and secure online, while keeping sources and data safe are now the new reality for media workers everywhere.

  • Young Coders “Astound” Judges at Myanmar’s First-Ever Hackathon

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    Tuesday, March 18, 2014

    After an intense 48 hours, Myanmar’s first-ever hackathon finished at 6pm on Sunday, March 16. The hackathon, which was organized by Code for Change Myanmar and supported by Internews, brought together 76 of Myanmar’s most talented young developers, designers and entrepreneurs.

    When the hackathon began at 6pm on Friday March 14, the participants were presented with eight problems from six different NGOs. The problems ranged from how to help women manage birth spacing to how to make it easier for farmers to optimize irrigation.