Opinions & Editorials

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A Purposeful 2021

January 12, 2021

Internews reflects on the challenges of 2020 and our commitment to independent media in 2021.

Street signs in DC at the corner of 16th and I NW - "Black Lives Matter Plaza"

Black Lives Matter: Taking Action – An Update

September 1, 2020
By Jeanne Bourgault Jodie Ginsberg

International development worldwide has rightly come under criticism for its failure to reflect the communities it serves and partners with and in particular a failure to make explicit commitments

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Black Lives Matter: Taking Action

June 16, 2020
By Jeanne Bourgault Jodie Ginsberg

International development worldwide has rightly come under criticism for its lack of diversity and a failure to make explicit commitments to change in the wake of the #BlackLivesMatter protests.

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Standing Together for Press Freedom

May 1, 2020
By Jeanne Bourgault

By Jeanne Bourgault On World Press Freedom Day, we recognize that never before has the need for independent media and reliable information been greater, and yet never more at risk.