(Erbil, Iraq, 17 September 2014) - A new report released today by a consortium of UN agencies, NGOs and media development organisations highlights the importance of access to informatio
Two new videos, one in English and one in Arabic, describe the history of oil development in Iraq.
The oil industry is critical to Iraq’s future, accounting for almost 95% of the government’s revenues. Yet much of the public – and Iraq’s media – don’t have a strong understanding of the complex issues surrounding the international oil industry.
Internews’ Covering Energy project in Iraq aims to enhance government accountability in the critically important oil industry through “beat journalism,” where a cadre of reporters will build expertise in coverage of the sector.