Feeds:
Posts
Comments

Archive for March, 2016

Hisham-Gaafar

Egyptian Homeland Security extended the detention of journalist Hisham Gaafar on Tuesday for another 15 days. Gafaar, who is managing director of Mada Foundation for Media Development, faces charges of belonging to a terrorist group and receiving foreign bribes.

Read the full article here: http://www.dailynewsegypt.com/2016/02/17/detention-further-renewed-for-journalist-hisham-gaafar/

Advertisements

Read Full Post »

Afghan Dreams logo

WASHINGTON, DC, 5 March 2016 — Our film, “Afghan Dreams,” won the jury award for Best Documentary Short at the Las Cruces International Film Festival in Las Cruces, New Mexico.

 

Read Full Post »

Kara at info session

WASHINGTON, DC, 2 March 2016 — Kara Andrade, one of two winners of the 2015 AU-Pulitzer Center Student International Reporting Fellowships, addresses students at an information session in the School of Communication’s Media Innovation Lab (MIL). In the second photo, Andrade is joined by (L to R) Kem Sawyer and Ann Peters, Contributing Editor, and Director of Development and Outreach, respectively, at the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. You can find information about, and applications for, the 2016 fellowships HERE.

Kara, Kem, Ann at sesiion

Photos by Bill Gentile.

Read Full Post »

(UN Photo/Basile Zoma)

(UN Photo/Basile Zoma)

“The shuttering of foreign bureaus has given freelancers a bigger role in covering international news, but when it comes to negotiating ethical gray areas, they are largely on their own.”

Read the full article here: http://www.cjr.org/first_person/the_ethics_of_embedding_with_do-gooders.php

Read Full Post »

Ordaniza_CNNPH

Authorities in the Philippines should swiftly bring to justice the killers of radio reporter Elvis Banggoy Ordaniza, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Ordaniza was shot and killed on Tuesday, February 16, in the province of Zamboanga del Sur, on the country’s southernmost main island of Mindanao, according to news reports.

Read the full article here: https://cpj.org/2016/02/radio-reporter-murdered-in-the-philippines-1.php

Read Full Post »

Frontline_bodycopy_stories

Telegraph foreign correspondents and editors discuss stories they have covered that they feel should not be forgotten.

Read the full article here: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/12110349/From-the-Frontline-stories-we-should-not-forget.html

Read Full Post »

Johan Ordonez / AFP / Getty Images

Johan Ordonez / AFP / Getty Images

A month and a half after a deadly attack on two of his colleagues, Marvin Túnchez, a reporter for local cable channel Óptimo 23, has a very tangible reminder of the day he narrowly escaped death: a bullet beneath his skin that protrudes on the right side of his chest.

Read the full article here: http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2015/4/28/reporting-on-corruption-proves-deadly-for-guatemalas-reporters.html

Read Full Post »

« Newer Posts