(An Internews report – "Information Dystopia and Philippine Democracy" – is cited in this article on discrimination against AsiaRead more
As information access spreads across the world, the divide between information “haves” and “have nots” is growing, with the “have nots” being left further and further behind. Discrimination against ethnic and religious minorities, LGBT populations, the disabled and people in extreme poverty keeps these populations from accessing the information they need. The spread of closed societies and violent extremism also brings digital and physical security threats against people for what they say and the information they consume. Internews works to prioritize the needs of the most information vulnerable to reduce the digital divide and support the inclusion of moderate voices in the countries where we work.
Socio-economic Impact of COVID-19 and Media Consumption among Vulnerable Communities in Central Asia
Webinars teach young people how to advocate for Freedom of Expression
More than 1800 youths aged 18-35 from across Malaysia were engaged in “You Are More Powerful Than You Think” interactive webinars from September to November 2020.
(Jackline Lidubwi is joining Internews as the Project Lead for an Internews' project which increases individuals with disabilities’ participation in the media and advises journalists across sub
In Sri Lanka, the COVID-19 pandemic has been used as an excuse to vilify religious minorities and other marginalized groups, such as women apparel workers, as "spreaders" of the virus