Opinions & Editorials
This blog post is part of a series by Chioma Nwaodike, a lawyer from Nigeria who is currently an Atlas Corps Internet Policy Fellow at Internews.
The need for reliable local news is urgent. In the US, this is perhaps nowhere easier to see than in California, where wildfires threaten residents across the state.
(This op-ed originally ran in International Policy Digest)
This op-ed by Internews CEOs Jeanne Bourgault and Daniel Bruce ran in the International Policy Digest on World Press Freedom Day
The risk-bearing nature of journalists’ work continues to be laid bare for all to see. The world witnessed the brazen murder of Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Embassy in Istanbul last October, and still we decry the prolonged imprisonment of Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo in Myanmar, writes Daniel Bruce, chief executive in Europe for Internews.
I welcome 2019 with gratitude for the many supporters who make our work at Internews possible.
In a guest post, Professor Matt Qvortrup argues that protection of media freedom is a cause for all
The independent spirit of Afghan journalists will not be extinguished by this vicious attack
As World Press Freedom Day takes place in Ghana May 3, Internews Regional Director for Africa addresses the challenges to media freedom facing the continent