Press freedom

UNESCO prize to Maria Ressa

poster of online Protest action witch Maria Ressa, Ming-kuok lim, Najiba Ayubi and Lady Ann Samel as speakers

The Philippine journalist Maria Ressa receives this year Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom prize from UNESCO.

Human rights

China Bangladesh Norway cooperation: Sinophobia or Germophobia?

Robert W. Vaagan and Oona Solberg attended a webinar on 15.April 2021 hosted by China – South Asia Center for Socio-Cultural Studies at North South University, Dhaka, Bangladesh. 

Photo journalism Students

The International Storytelling Program

man in crowded street holding a cloth over his mouth.
photo by William Gomes

The International Storytelling Program, with students from Nepal, Bangladesh and Norway, met again online on March 22 for a week long digital editing workshop.

access to information

Access to information in the time of corona

portrait of woman inn hijab

Journalists from Morocco, Algeria, Libya and Tunisia logged in to attend a eight month course in access to information 8 April.

Under the headline Supporting the Right to Information and Investigative Journalism while Fighting COVID-19 in the Maghreb the training was organized by Article 19 MENA.