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As the line between fact and opinion blurs, digital editors face challenges

As audiences are confronted with a proliferation of opinions online, how can we ensure debate continues to strengthen democracy while ensuring that not all opinions are not taken as fact?

Jennifer Anne | October 18, 2018

5 investigative journalism tipsheets

Presenters from this year's Uncovering Asia conference have created tipsheets based on their presentations.

Alexandra Jegers | October 12, 2018

When reporting on Indian Country, remember these tips

On Indigenous People's Day, IJNet gives tips for covering Native American communities, including tips for sourcing, attribution and searching for complete narratives.

Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton | October 08, 2018

Journalist of the month: Alison Kentish

Alison Kentish, a journalist from the Caribbean, has carved out a niche for herself in environmental journalism and encourages others to cover the beat. 

Taylor Mulcahey | October 01, 2018

IJNet Live: Tips for applying to the Global Health Reporting Contest

Does your story qualify for the contest? How can you make your application stand out? Program organizers will answer these and other questions in a live Slack chat on Tuesday, October 2 at 9 a.m. EST.

IJNet | September 25, 2018

New geojournalism platform is changing how reporters cover Africa’s longest river

The Nile River flows through 11 countries, and news coverage is largely fragmented. InfoNile is a new geojournalism project that uses data and mapping to better cover water-related issues in the region.

Irene Wangui | September 21, 2018

Journalists share experience covering US border issues and family separation

When the news of the U.S. family separation policy broke in May, four journalists began covering the story as part of an IWMF fellowship.

Naomi Harris | September 19, 2018

Leaders of Argentina's feminist magazine share tips for covering femicide

At Media Party 2018 in Buenos Aires, women from LatFem led a session with tips for covering femicide and other violence against women, which is a rampant problem in Latin America.

Jacqueline Strzemp | September 05, 2018

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

Experts offer insights into drone innovation

Drones are becoming a powerful tool for investigations and social issue reporting around the globe, but not without challenges. Experts share what they've learned. 

Sherry Ricchiardi | August 20, 2018

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