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Will Mexico’s new president improve press security?

Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) will become Mexico’s president in December. After a decade of increasing violence against journalists, will AMLO's presidency signal a better future?

Lisa Martine Jenkins | September 04, 2018

Weekly digital security round-up: Documenting internet shutdowns in Africa

Each week, the African Network of Centers for Investigative Reporting (ANCIR) posts a digital security round-up. This week's post focuses on internet black outs and Google's take on cyber security responsibility.

ANCIR | August 10, 2018

When unexpected conflict strikes, journalists need to be prepared

In Nicaragua, many journalists were unprepared for the conditions in which they found themselves reporting after a series of deadly protests. One journalist shares his tips so others are not as unprepared. 

Fabrice Le Lous | August 06, 2018

Interview with Alisa Sopova: Lessons from the state of Ukrainian media

Alisa Sopova is a journalist from Donetsk, Ukraine. She spoke to IJNet about the challenges in Ukrainian media, and what journalists and non-journalists can learn from the country. 

Sam Berkhead | July 31, 2018
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Freelancing abroad: Paris through the eyes of a refugee reporter

When her husband was threatened for speaking out against the Pakistani military, photojournalist Sara Farid and her family had to flee to Paris, which has been a difficult adjustment.

Clothilde Goujard | July 17, 2018

Weekly digital security round-up: surveillance on journalists and social media taxes

Each week, African Network of Centers for Investigative Reporting (ANCIR) posts a digital security round-up — called BYOD. 

ANCIR | July 06, 2018

Journalists in conflict-affected areas benefit from Rest and Refuge Scholarship

Reporters Without Borders' Rest and Refuge Scholarship offers journalists working in conflict-affected areas three months of paid rest in Berlin

Clothilde Goujard | July 05, 2018

Weekly digital security round-up: Mac bugs and Android security

Each week, African Network of Centers for Investigative Reporting (ANCIR) posts a digital security round-up — called BYOD. This week focuses on Mac bugs, Android security and DDoS attacks.

ANCIR | May 17, 2018

Amid declining press freedom worldwide, Canada and Ecuador offer signs of hope

Two case studies from Reporters Without Borders' annual World Press Freedom Index highlight trends in Ecuador and Canada that can improve the declining state of press freedom around the globe.

Naomi Harris | May 14, 2018

Weekly digital security round-up: Twitter bugs and media gagging

Each week, African Network of Centers for Investigative Reporting (ANCIR) posts a digital security round-up — called BYOD — which we will occasionally republish on IJNet. 

ANCIR | May 11, 2018

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