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Global Issue

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

Global Voices

Myanmar youths browsing Facebook pages at an internet shop in Yangon. Facebook has been heavily criticised over failures to control hate speech and misinformation in Myanmar. (Photo: Sai Aung Main/AFP via Getty Images)
Director's Note
21 Dec 20
As 2020 draws to a close, at IWPR we are grappling with a global challenge that in its way is even more grave than coronavirus.
Protestors rally at the Michigan State Capitol. (Photo: Sarah Rice/Getty Images)
29 Sep 20
US politicians should take heed: fracturing a society is far easier than healing it.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks to the media. (Photo: Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images)
World Press Freedom Day 2020
3 May 20
Why free and fair journalism is also a key part of the battle against coronavirus.
Graffiti in central London. (Photo: Duncan Cumming/Flickr)
6 Apr 20
The need for factual and fair reporting is more important than ever.
Marsh Suliman, a Syrian refugee. (Photo: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
International Women's Day 2020
8 Mar 20
Supporting collective individualism can drive real change.
Protestor waving the Egyptian Flag during the protests in Tahrir Square, Cairo, 2011. (Photo: Jonathan Rashad/Flickr)
9 Dec 19
The media must learn to interpret the evolving digital dialectic of global unrest.
Audrey Poe Borden, journalist and educator. 15 May 1926 – 18 September 2019.
In Memoriam
4 Oct 19
An intrepid young reporter who travelled extensively in post-war Europe and the Middle East, Audrey Poe brought commitment, flair and a spirit of love to everything she did. She was the inspiration for the founding of IWPR.