Asia | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
AsiaJournalists 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.
New president says things can only get better.
Journalists access internet and get training from hubs set up and equipped in two provincial centres.
Incumbent Mahinda Rajapaksa expected an easy win, but instead he was ousted by a candidate pledging to govern as “a servant, not an authoritarian”.
Interviews reflect sense of disappointment that new president hasn’t lived up to expectations.
Open atmosphere allows criticism to be freely aired and tough questions asked.
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