Meera Selva, Director, Journalist Fellowship Programme, Reuters Institute and Jodie Ginsberg, Chief Executive, Internews EuropeRead more
Europe & Eurasia
Since 1992, Internews has been supporting creation of diverse, high-quality media that serve the public interest and promote vibrant civic dialogue across the nations of the former Soviet Union, as well as in the Balkans and Central Europe. Throughout the region, Internews provides technical support to independent TV, radio, print, and online outlets; trains career and citizen journalists in professional, ethical journalism; promotes media literacy and self-regulation in the media sector; and assists traditional media outlets to create interactive online presences. Internews supports the efforts of local media support NGOs and associations to combat censorship, misinformation, and repressive policies. These approaches provide opportunities for cross-border dialogue, bringing colleagues from polarized societies together in collaborative exchanges.
Socio-economic Impact of COVID-19 and Media Consumption among Vulnerable Communities in Central Asia
A few months before the COVID-19 pandemic, seasoned Tajik journalist, Zebo Tajibaeva, launched her own media outlet - Your.tj.
(Internews, with support from USAID, trained people from various backgrounds in Kazakhstan 2018 to 2020 to become media and digital literacy trainers.)
Internews' Chief of Party for USAID's Media Program in Ukraine Gillian McCormack has been invited to speak at the All-Ukrainian Forum "Coronavirus: Challenges and Responses," a conference on the im