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August 10, 2017

Reporting Poverty in the UK: A Practical Guide for Journalists

"It is not the job of the media generally to solve the problem of poverty or to take sides in the political tussle over it....But [b]y explaining it, we may make the public more understanding and...

August 9, 2017

Speaking up for Ebola survivors in Sierra Leone

Author: BBC Media Action Sierra Leone's Head of Production, Allieu Sesay, originally posted August 7 2017 - Abass became a voice for Ebola survivors across Sierra Leone. Allieu Sesay tells his...

August 9, 2017

Mis/representations of Women Migrant Workers in the Media: A Critical Analysis

"News media...has the power to shape dominant representations and reframe narratives and discourses surrounding migration. Indeed, fostering more gender-responsive reporting on migration is an...

August 8, 2017

Zan TV (Women's TV)

Launched in May 2017 after a high-profile marketing campaign on billboards in Kabul and on social media, Zan TV (Women's TV) is a television channel in Afghanistan that is dedicated to women. Female...

August 8, 2017

How to use media for development - and why it works.

Author: BBC Media Action Senior Production Managery Clemency Fraser, originally published July 31 2017 - Have you ever wanted to see how we create media for development? Well, good news folks now you...

August 7, 2017

Young Adolescents and Digital Media: Uses, Risks and Opportunities in Low-and Middle-Income Countries

With the goal of contributing to evidence-informed programming and policy dialogues and action, this rapid evidence review explores adolescent girls' access to and use of digital media, especially...

August 4, 2017

An Attack on One Is an Attack on All: Successful Initiatives to Protect Journalists and Combat Impunity

"Advocacy is needed for greater protection mechanisms, but also for something more basic: the value that independent media brings to society at large. Increased understanding of this role is needed."

August 2, 2017

Our Media/Nuestros Medios

Our Media/Nuestros Medios es una red global que nace en el 2000 con el fin de facilitar un diálogo a largo plazo sobre iniciativas ciudadanas de comunicación y medios entre académicos, activistas, y...

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July 28, 2017

"[T]he spread of community radio as an institution is rooted in a history of struggle and media activism engaged among disparate movements and...

July 26, 2017

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July 26, 2017

"[T]he historical resilience of radio and its future prospects within Afghanistan’s fluid media landscape, and in particular the viability of...

July 25, 2017

Rádio Yandê is a community radio station that uses digital media to bring Brazil's indigenous cultures and languages to the forefront. The station...

July 25, 2017

"We hope that the media will see our study as a first step in understanding and addressing a different kind of injury as they look out for the...

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July 18, 2017

Author: Daniel Tonga, July 18 2017 - Abstract: The emergence of new media technologies has changed the way in...

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