Project Updates

Round-up of news and developments in IWPR programmes around the world.

A community debate in Nwoya district allowed local residents to put concerns to local government representatives. (Photo: IWPR)
Project Highlight
IWPR radio programme and community-based discussions provide vital channel for citizens to put concerns to local government.
Project Highlight
Kenyan reporters get to grips with ICC as confirmation of charges hearings in cases connected with post-election violence get underway.
Listeners to IWPR’s Facing Justice programme debate the importance of war memorials and establishing a record of the conflict in northern Uganda. (Photo: IWPR)
Reporting Impact
IWPR radio programme on commemoration of war dead provokes discussion on controversy that’s rarely aired by northern media outlets.
Project Highlight
Bilingual multimedia website aimed at international as well as local audience.
Project Highlight
Journalists set to benefit from long term on-the-job training as they begin third series of Facing Justice radio programme.
IWPR training event held in Goma. (Photo: IWPR)
Project Highlight
IWPR trainees in eastern DRC taught how to produce videos on their phones.
Two IWPR trainees practicing interviewing techniques during a radio training session in June 2010. (Photo: Melanie Gouby)
Project Highlight
IWPR producer returns to Goma to extend the reach of human rights programme and work with reporters on a new multimedia website.
Reporting Impact
Lawyers and activists in northern Uganda say IWPR’s Facing Justice programme has prompted women to speak out about rights violations and seek justice.
Reporting Impact
Member of international justice team assesses ICC move to investigate Libyan leader.
Project Highlight
Congolese trainee says visit to the ICC in The Hague helped improve her understanding of how the court worked and what it was trying to achieve.