When content spurs conversations and leads to action, when it reflects diverse voices, it is a powerful vehicle for change. We build the skills of content creators while helping them evolve sustainable business models so they can keep high-quality information flowing.

See how we do it

When we see people energized by information, engaging in issues from personal health to their children’s education to simply sharing a moment of joy, we know we are in the presence of quality content. In many of the places we work, locally-produced and locally-relevant content is scarce. There are damaging gaps in vital issues, such as health and the environment. We address these gaps by supporting local talent – creators, entrepreneurs and innovators – helping them find a firm, long-term footing in their community.

of the world's websites are in English, yet only 24% of the world's population speaks English as a first or second language.
Featured story

Two Languages, One Community

April 11, 2017

A 2010 conflict between ethnic Uzbeks and Kyrgyz left hundreds dead in Southern Kyrgyzstan. Today, one broadcaster is a voice for unity in a fraught community.

Read more

Related Items