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Media Development


10 Mar 14
Local residents say they have long felt their needs were being ignored, but now the government has woken up to their concerns.
3 Feb 14
Press freedom group meets despite security service objections.
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15 Jan 14
IWPR trains netizens in Arab world to identify and avoid internet threats.
(Left to right) Prizewinning journalist Olesya Vartanyan, IWPR Caucasus Programme Director Beka Bajelidze, EUMM Chief of Press and Public Information Unit Ann Vaessen, EUMM head Toivo Klaar. (Photo: IWPR)
20 Dec 13
EU awards first prize for peace journalism.
Recent North Korean defectors Sun and Mun Hee (pseudonyms). Faces pixellated for security reasons. (Photo courtesy of North Korean Reform Radio)
17 Dec 13
Radio station struggling for funds is "essential listening" in North Korea.
IWPR Azerbaijan country director Shahin Rzaev presents a certificate to Guler Mehdizade, a reporter for the Bizim Yol newspaper. (Photo: IWPR)
11 Nov 13
Trainee and working journalists learn new multimedia skills.
Mohammad Munir Mehraban, IWPR Afghanistan. (Photo: IWPR)
19 Sep 13
Editor describes challenges and rewards of investigative reporting in Afghanistan.
18 Sep 13
Sikh and Hindu leaders say article got their voices heard at the highest level.
11 Sep 13
Day-long event covers complexities of reporting international justice processes.
Opening of the Kabul Journalism Conference, August 26. (Photo: IWPR)
11 Sep 13
At conference run by IWPR, universities agree to teach journalism with a new, shared curriculum.