Join us each month as we go behind-the-scenes exploring stories from journalists operating in conflict zones, emerging democracies, and humanitarian crises as they deliver trustworthy information to communities that need it most. 

These conversations are worthy of your time, and we’ll keep them short: A 15-minute interview with 15 minutes for questions.

COMING SOON: Dishing The Truth: How Conflict, Climate & COVID-19 Impact Food Systems

Thin Lei Win

Founder of Thin Ink and Myanmar Now

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Grazielle Alemdral del Rio

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Galyna Petrenko

Director, Detector Media, Ukraine


Representation Matters: Increasing Women’s Visibility in the News Media

Zofeen Ebrahim

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E’Jaaz Mason

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Churchill Otieno

Head of Development (Nation.Africa) at Nation Media Group & President of Kenya Editors’ Guild


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Helping Journalists Translate Vaccine Science

Dr. Jaya Shreedhar

Doctor-turned journalist based in Chennai, India
Co-author of “Let’s Talk Vaccines”


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Demanding Environmental Accountability around the Globe

Fredrick Mugira

Water Journalists Africa’s Founder and Managing Director