Melanio Escobar: Press freedom in Venezuela in ‘a downward spiral’
Melanio Escobar helps Venezuelan reporters protect themselves with technology. ‘There will be more madness against journalists,’ he tells Free...
How our partners help women in media reach the top
Here are three ways in which our partners are helping women in media get into leadership positions.
Nicaragua: psychological support for Confidencial's journalists
In Nicaragua, Free Press Unlimited helped Confidencial build a psychological support system for its journalists who faced threats, harassment and...
'Adaptability is in our DNA': how our partners make independent journalism pay
All over the world, media are asking themselves how to make independent journalism financially sustainable. We talked to three of our partners...
Arta FM: independent reporting in Northern Syria
In the Kurdish part of Northern Syria radio station Arta FM works for more peace and quiet in the region through its independent reporting.
Covering Sudanese protests from the heart of Amsterdam
The editorial staff of Radio Dabanga, the only independent media in Sudan, has been working overtime since the start of protests in December.
How a community radio station in CAR contributes to peace
Radio ESCA uses its location to foster reconciliation in Central African Republic.
Radio Tamazuj: ‘Part of the solution’
The editor in chief talks about the impact of Radio Tamazuj and the personal sacrifices that were made in order to report independent news from...
Journalist Jones Abiri: tortured and two years in detention
The Nigerian journalist Jones Abiri was imprisoned for two years under gruesome circumstances, and was assisted by Reporters Respond.
Safe haven from the trolls: A network for Pakistani women journalists
Many journalists in Pakistan face online harassment and in the case of women, the abuse they get is often sexual in nature.
Gender-based violence against female journalists: A ‘double attack’
Each year, journalists face threats and are even killed for reporting the news. Female journalists face an extra risk: that of being a woman.
Post-ISIS Iraq through the lens of Ahmed Najm
‘ISIS might appear defeated and elections have taken place, but peace has not yet arrived in Iraq.’