Middle East

Middle East

5 social media trends for journalists to watch in the Middle East

The use of social media continues to evolve in the Middle East and North Africa, so what does it look like today? And what can we expect to see in the future?

Damian Radcliffe and Amanda Lam | March 07, 2018

On the front lines: Documentary goes inside the life of an international freelancer

How documentary filmmaker Santiago Bertolino produced a film that looks at the excitement, and challenges, of reporting internationally as a freelance journalist.

Clothilde Goujard | May 30, 2017

How the Middle East uses social media: 5 key trends

Six years after the Arab Spring, the Middle East's social media and internet usage has changed drastically. These trends can help anyone working in the region better identify their audience.

Damian Radcliffe | May 18, 2017

IJNet Arabic launches third mentoring center for media startups in the MENA region

Media entrepreneurs in the MENA region can apply for the MENA Campus 2016 program.

Madonna Khafaja | April 22, 2016

First-time failure as an entrepreneur can lead to a successful project

In order to be successful as a media entreprenuer, you must learn from your mistakes. 

Ahmed Esmat | April 02, 2015