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

Global Voices

Rana Melhem. (Photo: Still from Liberated T feature)
International Women's Day 2020
8 Mar 20
From stay-at-home mother to fearless reporter.
Amani Ballour. (Photo: Still from Liberated T feature)
International Women's Day 2020
8 Mar 20
Defying bombs and prejudice alike to run a hospital.
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.
La Tifti (Don't Judge) - a series of five videos highlighting the main problems faced by reporters covering conflict.
Video
12 Mar 19
Five part series on conflict sensitive and ethical journalism.
IWPR Champions Jameel and Nazek taking part in distributing messages of peace and candies on the families. (Photo: IWPR)
Project Highlight
26 Feb 19
Activists work to break down stereotypes and celebrate co-existence.
IWPR Team who wrote and filmed episodes of the conflict sensitive press manual. (Photo: IWPR)
Project Highlight
20 Feb 19
Handbook uses real-life stories to illustrate common pitfalls.

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