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

Anthony Borden
6 Sep 05
Miroslav Filipovic, the Serbian journalist jailed for exposing human rights abuses, won a joyous early release. But his rehabilitation, and that of Serbian democracy, will take time.
Anthony Borden
21 Feb 05
The Iraqi government highlights international support for peace, while declaring itself well prepared for war.
Anthony Borden
21 Feb 05
The war is in real-time, but where are the people?
Anthony Borden
21 Feb 05
The United States risks losing a major opportunity to forge an open media in the Middle East.
Anthony Borden
21 Feb 05
Iraqi media have a critical role to play in building a new Iraq, and IWPR's new field training programme aims to help.
Anthony Borden
21 Feb 05
Speakers at an IWPR conference in Almaty warn that outbreaks of violence across Central Asia could escalate into a regional conflict.
Anthony Borden
21 Feb 05
The US is suspected of playing a significant role in Zahir Shah's decision to withdraw his candidacy at this week's grand assembly.
Anthony Borden
21 Feb 05
The first day of the Loya Jirga ends amid farcical scenes with the organisers refusing to confirm suggestions that delegates had appointed Hamid Karzai head of state in a rather unorthodox manner.
Anthony Borden
13 Jul 02
The UN's compromise over the new international court provides a reprieve for Balkan peacekeepers, but could set the stage for future disputes with Washington
Anthony Borden
10 Jul 02
The UN is racing against time to avert a renewed American bid to block its peacekeeping operation in Bosnia

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