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September 29, 2016

I have 140 friends, and I speak to them nearly every day

Author: BBC Media Action's Caroline Chukwura, September 28 2016 - Growing up in Lagos, Nigeria, I had a pen pal far away in Nice, France. I was always excited to receive letters from her – I remember...

September 29, 2016

What big international development events are still to come in 2016?

Author: BBC Media Action's Melanie Archer, September 29 2016 - 2016 has been a busy year so far. The World Humanitarian Summit took place in Istanbul while the British Government hosted a major anti-...

September 26, 2016

An Overview of the Current Challenges to the Safety and Protection of Journalists

The International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF) produced this high-level overview report on the status of journalist safety, which seeks to increase the understanding of media leaders about the...

September 21, 2016

Will the World Development Report miss out the media's role in public dialogue?

Author: Will Taylor, September 21 2016 - Will Taylor reviews the ‘green cover’ draft of the World Development Report, which puts a spotlight on the media but could do more to lay out how to support...

September 20, 2016

Mexican Journalism, Still in the Line of Fire

"Journalists in Mexico should not give up on the idea of forming a common front against the violence, something that international organizations should also support."

September 19, 2016

The Refugee Journalism Project

"At a time when the British press has a ready use for stories about refugees, it has yet to make space for stories by them....The story by the refugee journalist needs to be heard – not just for its...

September 14, 2016

Public service broadcasting in fragile states: are we flogging a dead horse?

Author: James Deane, September 14 2016 - James Deane argues that the concept of media systems capable of: engaging everyone in society, acting independently and enabling dialogue across divides...

September 1, 2016

Digital Innovation Library

Launched in 2016, the Digital Innovation Library is an interactive platform designed to showcase the wide range of digital activities that are taking place across the Global South to explore some of...

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August 29, 2016

This report presents an analysis of a corpus of academic and grey literature relevant to the question: How can media and communications be used to...

August 26, 2016

"The challenge is to find new ways of covering the ongoing problems and how to find a fresh approach which will inform and educate the wider...

August 25, 2016

"[R]eporting on events is not just a passive process. In constructing a narrative for the reader, the journalist plays an active role in...

August 23, 2016

"The study shows that Community Radio will have to continue a high level of engagement with its community over a longer period of time,...

August 19, 2016

This is a simple, action-oriented self-assessment tool for community radio (CR) stations to assess their structure and performance on a variety of...

August 18, 2016

As someone with active involvement and/or interest in community media I wonder if you agree with ...

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