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Jun 122015

ICFJ Knight Roundup: AfriLEAKS Launches, Chicas Poderosas Holds Event at Stanford

Each week as part of the Knight International Media Innovators blog, the ICFJ Knight team will round up stories focused on how their fellows are making an impact in the field.

Find out more about the fellows' projects by clicking here.

Khadija Ismayilova

Khadija Ismayilova (right) was arrested in December.

Ilham Aliyev

Azerbaijani president Ilham Aliyev (center) is the subject of OCCRP's latest investigation.

Jun 112015

ICFJ Partner Publishes Investigation for Khadija Project

ICFJ's longtime partner, the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP), has published another major investigation on its Khadija Project website, named after Azerbaijani journalist Khadija Ismayilova.

Jun 82015

ICFJ Knight Roundup: Investigating the Mafia in Africa, Cargografías Launches

Each week as part of the Knight International Media Innovators blog, the ICFJ Knight team will round up stories focused on how their fellows are making an impact in the field.

Find out more about the fellows' projects by clicking here.

Mar 152015

ICFJ News, Spring 2015

We hope you enjoy ICFJ's quarterly newsletter. In our programs, we seed new ideas and services that deepen coverage, expand news delivery and engage citizens in the editorial process.

Training in Local Languages Will Help South Indian Journalists Use Social Media

ICFJ trainer Pierre Kattar works with participants from ICFJ’s 2015 Roadblocks Along the New Silk Road program for South Asian journalists. Photo credit: Frank Folwell

Vernacular journalists and bloggers often are at a disadvantage as news outlets around the world increasingly rely on social media and digital tools to engage audiences. They may lack the language and skills needed to meet the demands of an online newsroom.

To help address this technology and information gap, the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) is creating a cutting-edge curriculum that will help media professionals and journalism educators learn to use social media to connect with audiences in three South Indian states.

Jul 82014

Cameroon Journalist Awarded Prize in Honor of Sputnik Kilambi

Award winner Ntaryike Divine Jr. Ramzi

A Cameroonian journalist who regularly turns a spotlight on injustice and inequity in his country has been named the recipient of the 2014 Sputnik Kilambi Award for Social Justice Reporting from the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ). The award is named for Kilambi, a journalist and media trainer with a passionate commitment to reporting on local and global issues of development and social justice, especially in Africa. She passed away on July 8, 2013.