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The International Women's Media Foundation is a DC-based organization dedicated to strengthening the voice of women worldwide.
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#WomenInJournalism Jun 14
We welcome the release of editor and reporter from prison today. Great move by courts, which follows the release of yesterday. We urge the courts to continue this effort, and release the remaining journalists still in
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IWMF Jun 14
The IWMF celebrates the release of and in , but there is more work to be done:
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IWMF Jun 14
Come join us at in San Antonio! In partnership with , we will be leading an in-depth training for women journalists and digital security experts on building resilience to online violence. Early bird registration deadline is June 27!
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IWMF Jun 13
Tenacious, dogged, unwavering. This year’s is an impressive, and of course , from . Learn more about and her work:
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IWMF Jun 12
Very interesting read from about how the Compass Experiment, a local news laboratory founded by & , is looking to make local news sustainable.
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IWMF Jun 12
¡Vaya con la IWMF del 26 de sept al 11 de oct en un viaje de reportaje a () o ()! ¡Aprende más y aplica antes del 14 de julio!
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IWMF Jun 12
"It is the poorest women who are the most vulnerable – domestic workers, factory workers, those women living hand-to-mouth who cannot afford to risk their jobs." Calls for int'l law protecting women against violence & globally at .
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IWMF Jun 12
" is high where access to skilled and emergency care is either unavailable or limited." reports on the limited access to healthcare of many women who work in 's world famous tea gardens.
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IWMF Jun 11
Our next Yoga and Wine event with is coming up on June 26 in DC! This time, the class will be led by ! Learn more and register:
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IWMF Jun 11
Wonderful news today from ! and have been released from prison. The have been held since December 21, 2018, when police raided their newsroom.
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One Free Press Coalition Jun 11
Replying to @100noticiasni
Their case was highlighted on our 10 Most Urgent list in April, May & June. In December 2018, Nicaraguan police raided TV station and arrested the journalists, then held them for over 5 months before dropping the charges against them & releasing them from prison.
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IWMF Jun 11
Reporting trip to with to cover the country's efforts to end ! Attending high-level briefings, gain access to a variety of sources, and report collaboratively! Apply by June 23! PC:
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IWMF Jun 11
journos! Important training opportunity for those working in volatile situations as well as natural disasters. The four-day crisis zones reporting course at will fund 16 freelancers to take the course so apply by June 24!
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IWMF Jun 11
"What people don't realize is that on the ground, there are people fighting to keep this country together." Fantastic perspective from of who is currently on our reporting trip in .
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IWMF Jun 10
Congrats to and on receiving the 's Democracy Undone Reporting Fellowship! They will be exploring the erosion of in and the !
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IWMF Jun 10
Congrats to Sylvia Kugonza, an IWMF in-country fellow and a from 105.6 Jubilee Radio, on winning the best radio journalist award last week!
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IWMF Jun 10
"The most valuable things I learned as part of this fellowship is that I could go & report on stories that I previously thought were not within my purview." Hear from 2018 , , as she reflects on her experiences in the fellowship.
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Women Photograph Jun 10
The Week in Pictures Gender Breakdown () for 06/10/2019, by % pix made by women: 1. : 55% 🎉 2. : 46.2% 3. : 40% 4. : 33.3% 5. : 31.4% 6. : 15.4% 7. : 15% 8. : 13% 9. : 9.5%
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IWMF Jun 10
"Jeanine’s story really marked me because it was representative of the many factors contributing to the high rate of ." IWMF community member on in , where conflict has destroyed 35% of clinics & hospitals.
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IWMF Jun 10
“We’re trying to engage and create more energy and climate change locally.” takes a look at the collaboration that took place across nine states and 14 newsrooms to cover and change local reporting!
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