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International Media Support Annual Report 2017-2018

IMS Annual Report 2017-2018: Paving the way for good journalism “The time is not to look inwards, but to engage globally,” writes Jesper Højberg, Executive Director of IMS, in this year’s IMS Annual...

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International Media Support (IMS) Annual Report 2015-2016

Sustaining Independent Media in Times of Conflict In a year where the greatest influx of refugees seen by Europe since World War II dominated headlines and pressured government aid budgets, I have...

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Nepal

Rebuilding of community radios in Nepal

The 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Nepal 25 April 2015 affected numerous radio stations in the 14 districts hit by the disaster. But despite lost equipment, destroyed buildings, chaos and personal...

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Libya

Of polarisation and revolutionary faultlines in Libya

No one appears to be winning in Libya’s violent revolutionary aftermath. The media and the civilian population seem to be clear losers though. By Morten Toustrup, PhD-fellow with IMS The August 2014...

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Myanmar

Raising local voices in rural Myanmar

Community radios can help raise the voices of marginalised groups in society. In Myanmar, where they are virtually non-existent, IMS is hosting a series of workshops on the issue International Media...

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Iraq

The women who escaped the horrors of Islamic State

Memory loss. Nightmares. The trauma of being captured by Islamic State lies deep with the Yazidi girls in the camps around Duhok in Iraqi Kurdistan. Ala Lattif of the new Iraqi Kurdish women’s...

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Burkina Faso

From crisis to transition: Media in Burkina Faso

This report presents the findings and recommendations of a mission to Ouagadougou by International Media Support from 16 – 20 November 2014 to investigate the state of the media sector in light of...

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Myanmar

Freedom of expression - Briefing note series

This series of Briefing Notes is designed to give readers an understanding of the key international legal standards that apply in the context of freedom of expression. They are aimed at an audience...

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Myanmar

Conflict Sensitive Journalism: Special Edition Myanmar

Myanmar has a short history of a free media. Until august 2012 all publications were censored and journalists had to work within boundaries that were defined by the government. Therefore, it is not...

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Syria

Syria: Free Key Rights Defenders

Government Arbitrarily Holds Darwish, Colleagues Despite UN Demands (Geneva, March 17, 2014) – The government of Syria should immediately and unconditionally release the arbitrarily detained human...