IWPR helped organise a mass airdrop of messages of solidarity from ordinary Iraqis to residents of Mosul suffering under Islamic State (IS) occupation.
We never heard of such thing during a war; usually airplanes drop bombs and [this] airplane is dropping love letters.
Media and NGO alliance reveals extent to which the issue affects country’s online information space.
As a result of one of C-Informa's first investigations, Twitter closed nearly 150 accounts dedicated to distributing propaganda.
IWPR gives voice to people at the frontlines of conflict and transition to help them drive change.
Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Giving Voice, Driving Change
IWPR reporting project provides unique insight and access to historic opportunity to see justice done for wartime atrocities.
IWPR's Justice Report is extremely relevant for western audiences, both professional and the general public… [and] a source of factual information and analysis.
Moldova story leads to international legal cooperation in anti-corruption case.
Disinformation is the main driver of instability.
Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai began her campaigning work as a 12-year-old IWPR trainee in a Pakistani programme empowering young people through public debate and dialogue.
In IWPR's Open Minds, we students learned how to express ourselves and the problems of others through the media. We learned so much in the trainings.
The notion of family is still strongly influenced by rigid norms in this conservative nation.
Women who dream of taking on combat disciplines have to first defy conservative traditions.
Critics deem mysterious summit, presented as a gesture of unity, as simply a populist move.
Agonising condition needs complex treatment which local services are struggling to provide.
Police, prosecutors and civil society groups are developing dedicated protocols to deal with an expected surge of cases.
Highlights from IWPR’s Central Asia network of analysis and investigations
In Kyrgyzstan, authorities are moving to shut down the independent nonprofit Kloop Media Foundation in the latest action against independent journalism, while in Kazakstan an increasing number of people entrust, and lose, their money in schemes publicised as abiding by religious principles.
Elsewhere, an analysis digs into the different challenges that Afghan and Russian refugees face in Tajikistan.
Team of monitors will identify anti-minority rhetoric and engage with those who spread it as well as audiences likely to be swayed by it.
Analysts examine new trends as geopolitical context evolves.
Writer and trainer Zaina Erhaim is honoured again for her work in the war zone.
Local community asks for government backing for its efforts to help those arriving from Iraq.
Rigorous scrutiny of civil and military authorities should make them more accountable.
Last call for submissions – deadline Monday, November 2.
Life of much-missed friend, colleague and family man celebrated with moving tributes.
IWPR’s Syria coordinator Zaina Erhaim speaks on CNN’s Amanpour show.
Investigative journalism skills essential to uncovering corruption and wrongdoing.
Ukraine Justice Report
Amplify, Verify, Engage
Democratic accountability comes from journalists investigating their own societies – IWPR provides a much needed platform and support for those reporting from some of the most dangerous and difficult places in the world.
Disinformation is a major global threat , especially in conflict and post-conflict areas. IWPR performs a vital mission, building up local voices as a bulwark against this challenge.
IWPR fills a critical gap by helping local journalists to focus on human rights and justice issues. In the process, it contributes to democratic transitions, and demonstrates that the best war reporting is not about military conflict, but human consequences.
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