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Enabling Conducive Atmosphere for Free, Safe and Inclusive Media (ECAFSIM) in Nepal

    Donor(s) Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Strategic Partnership) Partner(s) Freedom Forum (FF) Overall objective To contribute to an enabling conducive atmosphere for free, safe and inclusive media (ECAFSIM) in Nepal. Achieved results The November 2nd programme organized by Freedom Forum (FF) served as a platform for the families of murdered and disappeared journalists…

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Reporting Gender for Inclusive Development

    Donor(s) Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Strategic Partnership) Partner(s) Participatory Communication for Gender Development (PAGED) Overall objective To contribute to a more gender sensitive environment where women and men are able to openly and critically discuss gender roles in society amidst conflict. Achieved results Community screenings of the documentary “Uprooted” – followed by…

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Report Women! Female Leadership Programme

    Donor(s) Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Strategic Partnership) Partner(s) Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ) Overall objective To develop female leaders in Nigeria’s newsrooms and build their capacity on investigative journalism and leadership skills. Achieved results Number of applications for Female Leadership Programme more than doubled in 2018 with applicants coming from…

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Investigative Funds – Investigating with Tempo

    Donor(s) Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Strategic Partnership) Partner(s) Tempo Institute Overall objective To enhance the role of media in investigating and exposing corruption, human rights abuses including human trafficking, environmental issues and criminal cases linked to public interest, in order to reach wider impact to the general public, therefore become a distinctive…

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Save the Date

    Donor(s) Dance4Life, Dutch Postcode Lottery Partner(s) Nepal Forum of Environmental Journalists (NEFEJ) Overall objective To contribute to the decrease of child marriages in Nepal through the production of a radio soap. Achieved results During the entire project period from 2015 till 2018, a total of 118 episodes were produced and broadcast by 58…

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Three major programmes

Our three major programs are No News is Bad News (our strategic partnership with the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs), the Russian-Language News Exchange and our Syria programme.

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Gender and media

In 2018, half the world’s population was still barely represented in the media. Some statistics: only 10% of news reports are on the subject of women and they are often portrayed as victims; no more than one in five experts interviewed is female; one in four management positions in media is filled by a woman. Fortunately, we are seeing progress, certainly with our partners.

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Iraq’s first independent photo agency

In war-torn Iraq, Metrography photo agency’s wish is to break ethnic, cultural and religious barriers with visual stories from all communities. Free Press Unlimited is helping Metrography develop into a professional organisation, with more and more photographers joining and receiving international recognition. Metrography is the only independent photo agency in Iraq. The organisation has photographers…

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Knowledge, quality and continuity

The work of Free Press Unlimited is becoming increasingly dependent on thorough knowledge and research. How can we best achieve our goals, what can we learn from others and from our own projects? Also: on what topics should our policy influencing work focus? Then our Knowledge & Quality team plays a crucial role in our organisation. Also the management, and where possible the limitation, of risks that we run through our work, is crucial to our future resilience.

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