Blogs

Meeting Mohamad

Marlena Waldthausen traveled to Austria with the Postcode Lottery Fund. She follows Mohamad, who is eight years old, but has a rare genetic... Read more

'We have a big responsibility'

The license of Z Kids News was suspended. Fortunately the lockdown ended, in the same week Z Kids News celebrated its 10th anniversary! Read more

Storymaker People: Hicham Mansouri

Hicham Mansouri, investigative journalist from Morocco, believes that “StoryMaker can serve people who sincerely want to advocate for human rights.” Read more

StoryMaker People: Walid Kerkeni

Walid Kerkeni created a Facebook community for Sayada that has over 10.000 followers and uses StoryMaker to create stories that bring people together. Read more

Inkyfada and the Panama Papers

Inkyfada.com was one of the media organisations that took part in the Panama Papers investigations. Co-founder, Erige Sehiri, shares her experience. Read more

StoryMaker People: Mohamed Nasri

StoryMaker transformed Mohamed Nasri from an activist into a journalist. “It’s not ethical to spread a picture of a policeman without a head.” Read more

The growing threats to media independence in Europe

The share of the world’s population that enjoys a free press stands at less than 14 percent according to a report just released by Freedom House. Read more

Media and social responsibility in Mali

How can media contribute to peace in Mali? Daniela Russo travelled to Mali’s capital Bamako, exploring possibilities for media development projects. Read more

Cross-border citizen journalism in solidarity against terrorism

Free Press Unlimited in cooperation with Al Khatt organized a StoryMaker training for fifteen young citizen journalists from across Tunisia. Read more

Amongst the leopards

And we are off. We left Johannesburg and hit the road for the main goal of our expedition: filming at Daktari Bush School. Read more

An Evening with Anabel Hernandez

On a typical November evening in Amsterdam we meet Anabel Hernandez, an investigative journalist and writer from Mexico. Read more

"The police here are more afraid of a camera than a gun”

Free Press Unlimited and the Independent Media Center Kurdistan launched the StoryMaker project in Iraq with the kickoff of a training in Erbil. Read more

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