Languages

Citizen Journalism

Citizen Journalism

GroundReport makes local news global

This is the fourth installment of an IJNet interview series that takes an in depth look at the operations of various online news platforms, shedding light on the future of global media as envisioned by thought-leaders around the world.

Zul Maidy, IJNet Writer | May 06, 2009

OhmyNews editor shares the inner workings of a citizen journalism platform

This is the first installment of an IJNet interview series that takes an in depth look at the operations of various online news platforms, shedding light on the future of global media as envisioned by thought-leaders around the world.

Zul Maidi, IJNet Writer | April 07, 2009

African journalists face the challenges of a media boom

In the past two decades, as many countries on the African continent spawned revolutions that crumbled dictatorships and opened trade routes, media in Africa have flourished.

Renata Johnson, IJNet Writer | October 20, 2008

Online tool allows citizens in crisis to bear witness, report the news

When violence broke out in Kenya following the nation's highly disputed December 2007 presidential election, concerned Kenyan blogger and activist Ory Okolloh began blogging exhaustively about the situation on the ground and highlighting the concerns and hopes of her people.

Jessica Weiss, IJNet Editor | September 19, 2008

Pages