Anthony Borden | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

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Anthony Borden

Anthony Borden
IWPR Executive Director

Anthony is the founder of the Institute for War & Peace Reporting. He was editor of the highly regarded magazine War Report from 1991-98 and was commended for the “Best Online Journalism Service” in the 1999 NetMedia journalism awards, for IWPR's reporting on the Kosovo crisis. He has worked with the UK's Department for International Development assessing media programs in post-communist countries. He has received a MacArthur Foundation NGO research fellowship to study media and conflict at King’s College, London. He has worked as an editor and writer for Harper's, The Nation, The American Lawyer and HarperCollins, and contributed to The New York Times, The International Herald Tribune, The Washington Post, The Guardian, Newsweek and numerous other publications. He comments regularly on conflict and media issues for the BBC, CNN and other media, and has been heavily involved in IWPR’s extensive media reform programming in Rwanda. 

Stories by the author

Malala Yousafzai attends an Open Minds awards ceremony, December 2010. (Photo: IWPR)
Anthony Borden
12 Oct 12
Malala Yousafzai showed the way for young Pakistanis to speak freely, and Taleban extremists reacted with the only methods they know.
Anthony Borden
18 Nov 05
In launching our Women’s Reporting and Dialogue Programme, IWPR looks at a different kind of frontline - the battle women in Islamic countries are waging to define new rights in changing times.
Anthony Borden
16 Nov 05
Slobodan Milosevic surrenders to police, ending a tense stand-off at his residence in Belgrade.
Anthony Borden
16 Nov 05
Talks are underway for the surrender of Slobodan Milosevic amid a tense stand-off at his residence in Belgrade and a mounting power struggle between Yugoslav President Vojislav Kostunica and Serbian Prime Minister Zoran Djindjic.
Anthony Borden
11 Nov 05
Using the Balkan experience as a guide, the United States could best honour its victims by committing itself to an international criminal court.
Anthony Borden
10 Nov 05
A KLA-linked news agency created a firestorm when it launched a vicious attack on a leading independent publisher and political personality. The media wars inside Kosovo may be only just beginning.
Anthony Borden
6 Sep 05
Speakers at a London conference on the Balkans call for the West to help Yugoslavia resolve its internal problems peacefully.
Anthony Borden
6 Sep 05
IWPR reveals the extraordinary background to Miroslav Filipovic's award-winning story on Kosovo atrocities
Anthony Borden
6 Sep 05
Talks are underway for the surrender of Slobodan Milosevic amid a tense stand-off at his residence in Belgrade and a mounting power struggle between Yugoslav President Vojislav Kostunica and Serbian Prime Minister Zoran Djindjic.
Anthony Borden
6 Sep 05
The verdict against Filipovic has criminalised the truth. But the case has also helped force open the issue of war crimes in Serbia, and free speech, in the end, never loses.

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