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Facing challenges, these organizations are working to improve press freedom in Colombia

In 2018, Colombia ranked 130th out of 180 countries on RSF's World Press Freedom Index. What are organizations doing to improve the state of press freedom in the country?

Ana Luisa González | May 07, 2018

Using design thinking to improve your digital journalism skills

How can design thinking can help you become a better digital journalist? Mariana Santos — former ICFJ Knight Fellow and CEO of Chicas Poderosas — gives her advice.

Mariana Santos | May 04, 2018

Facing censorship, Nicaraguan journalists and citizens turn to social media

Journalists used social media to report about the Nicaraguan protests when independent media faced censorship from the government.

Ana Siu | May 03, 2018

12 journalism innovations from Facebook’s F8 keynote

There’s a lot of stuff journalists need to know from Facebook’s biggest annual event. At the F8 keynote, Mark Zuckerberg unveiled products that will shift how journalists tell stories.

Yusuf Omar | May 02, 2018

Study highlights harassment, coping strategies of women journalists

A study conducted by the Center for Media Engagement at the University of Texas at Austin conducted a study examining the types of harassment women journalists face and their strategies for dealing with it.

Sherry Ricchiardi | May 01, 2018

Knight Prototype Fund winners outline tools to fight disinformation

Winner's of Knight Foundation's Prototype Fund Challenge shared their tools and initiatives to fight disinformation at the International Symposium on Online Journalism. Here are some of the winning projects. 

Patrick Butler | April 30, 2018

A collaborative project in Venezuela used social videos to document the death of six teenagers

La Vida de Nos and El Pitazo came together to produce short videos to tell the storyof six young people killed during the protests against Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro last year.

Nilsa Varela | April 27, 2018

Press Pad to connect UK journalism interns with London lodging — at no cost

In an attempt to increase economic diversity in media, this UK organization will provide free lodging and mentorship for journalism interns in London. 

Sam Berkhead | April 26, 2018

Panel discussion advises job seekers to build relationships and gain expertise

During a recent panel discussion at the National Press Club, media professionals offered advice for job seekers interested in working in the industry.

Rachel Shaw | April 25, 2018

Media women launch Press Forward to fight against sexual harassment in the newsroom

After connecting online in the wake of the #MeToo movement, a group of 13 current and former journalists formed Press Forward, an organization dedicated to fighting sexual harassment in the newsroom.

Taylor Mulcahey | April 24, 2018

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