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Libya

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.

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University students hold a planning session for TV programming during exercises at the Tripoli Media Lab in November 2014. (Photo: IWPR)
5 Dec 14
Budding journalists learn vital skills during placements in Tunisia.
Trainees from Libya's Radio Zlitin train alongside Radio 6 engineers in Tunis. (Photo: IWPR)
5 Dec 14
IWPR's development fund for Libyan stations aims to enhance editorial skills and improve output.
13 Oct 14
Training course for experienced media staff focuses on more lively, diverse production.
The head of Libya’s parliament, Agila Saleh Essa Gwaider, addresses the United Nations General Assembly, September 27, 2014. (Photo: Kena Betancur/copyright Getty Images)
9 Oct 14
Series aims to engage listeners in discussing their country's future.
Trainees learn how to respond to a traffic accident. (Photo: IWPR)
30 Sep 14
Journalists learn essential survival skills for an increasingly dangerous profession.
The launch ceremony for the grants scheme was attended by  Libyan government, EU, Deutsche Welle Akademie and IWPR representatives. Tripoli, March 19, 2014. (Photo: IWPR)
17 Apr 14
IWPR running grants scheme to help media outlets grow and develop.
University of Tripoli students use the media lab work stations during the March 26 launch event for the media training facility. (Photo: Ibrahim El-Mayet)
4 Apr 14
Libya needs people to go into journalism, UK ambassador says at launch of IWPR-backed media training facility.
The workshop covered practical techniques as well as the use of images to tell a story. (Photo: Small World News)
24 Oct 13
Journalists in underreported south gain new multimedia skills and start putting them into practice.
24 May 13
IWPR helps radio stations reach out to a wider audience.
20 May 13
Supported by IWPR, the service is already becoming an authoritative news source on the poorly-reported south.

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