Africa | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Africa

Journalists trained by IWPR produce news, analysis, and comment pieces on the issues that affect their countries and communities. more

IWPR provides a multilingual platform for journalists who would otherwise have no outlet. Multimedia and text stories cover the themes of IWPR’s project activities, from human rights to good governance, conflict to inclusive societies.

Story production is an integral part of IWPR’s training methodology, as on-the-job mentoring builds massively on formal training courses.

Global Voices

21 Apr 15
"We were always looking for someone who would invest in us and grow with us," grantee says.
23 Feb 15
Limited resources like water and grazing have led to increasingly frequent battles between agriculturalists and nomadic pastoralists.
Gathering interviews for Nadhrat al-Shafafa. (Photo: IWPR)
20 Feb 15
Reports from across the country will be compiled in Juba and broadcast on seven radio stations.
20 Feb 15
A decade after the project began, crucial sea defences in southern Nigerian town remain unfinished.
19 Feb 15
Despite the dangers, many women shun trained medical help during childbirth.
18 Feb 15
Seed funding, office space and mentoring to help start-ups become viable.
Rwandan journalists work on radio story ideas during IWPR training. (Photo: IWPR)
13 Feb 15
After training course, reporters generate radio programmes on the power of the airwaves.
Dominic Ongwen in court on January 26. (Photo: ICC-CPI/Flickr)
29 Jan 15
Lord’s Resistance Army commander Dominic Ongwen appears at the Hague court.
26 Jan 15
Problem of young domestic workers and middlemen stealing from clients has become widespread.
20 Jan 15
Marijuana is outlawed by many governments. In this report, Joe Agbro Jr. examines the state of the war on cannabis in Nigeria.

Pages