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

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Hisham Al Hashimi, pictured here during IWPR Iraq training in 2016. (Photo: IWPR
In Memoriam
15 Jul 20
Death of analyst comes as severe blow to freedom of expression and peaceful coexistence.
9 Jun 20
Open access social media survey reflects fear and confusion over misinformation.
#ViolenceIsWeakness campaign to raise awareness of domestic violence both during the coronavirus crisis and beyond.
Reporting Impact
19 May 20
Fears that the toll from abuse during lockdown could be higher than from the virus itself.
Iraqi activists distribute donation over poor families in Akour area in Anbar province. (Photo: IWPR)
Comment
6 Apr 20
The crisis has brought a rare degree of cooperation and comradeship.
IWPR's champion Abrar Al-Ani (L) with the Anbar Community Police during Awareness Campaign on Covid_19 in Al Ramadi Market. (Photo courtesy of A. Al-Ani)
Project Highlight
3 Apr 20
Social media campaigners raise awareness and encourage resilience in meeting Covid-19 challenge.
Rana Abdulrazaq, an activist from Kirkuk, northern Iraq. (Photo: IWPR)
International Women's Day 2020
8 Mar 20
One blogger’s mission to convince Iraqi women to follow their dreams.
Istabraq Sabah Al-Zubaidi, one of IWPR's female champions. (Photo: IWPR)
International Women's Day 2020
8 Mar 20
Reaching out to inspire women and help shape public opinion.
Iraqi protesters gather at Tahrir square during ongoing anti-government demonstrations in the capital Baghdad on October 31, 2019. (Photo: Ahmad Al-Rubaye/AFP via Getty Images)
Comment
7 Nov 19
A new generation is standing up for what they believe in - and they refuse to be intimidated.
Video
5 Nov 19
The province is coming back to life after years of conflict.
Women of Al-Namrood planting trees for International Women's Day. (Photo: Abdulla al Ahmad/IWPR)
Project Highlight
1 Apr 19
Powerful gesture brings volunteers together to launch empowerment campaign.

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