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United States and United Kingdom programs strengthening local media.
With support from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Internews’ Listening Post Collective will incubate Lede New Orleans, a startup community media organization led by former Times-Picayune journalist Jennifer Larino and filmmaker Ejaaz Mason.
(Internews and other regional partners are working with Access Humboldt to promote community voices to strengthen local media reporting and citizen journalism.)
Free Press’ News Voices project recently hosted a conversation with community organizers and journalists who are creating inspiring local-news initiatives from scratch.
Engagement collaborations, texting platforms, community media are trying to reach people in underserved communities where journalists are scarce.
Journalist Madeleine Bair on Oakland's media deserts and reaching communities where they’re at.
Four strategies for identifying and assessing news and information needs during the COVID-19 pandemic
This is new for all of us. Never before in our lifetimes have we had to deal with a mass pandemic, large-scale quarantines, or economic disruptions at this scale.
The Ivanhoe Sol is a partner of The Listening Post Collective, a project of Internews.