The Central African Republic: Media in a complex emergency
This desk study was commissioned by International Media Support (IMS) for the purposes of providing information to colleagues in both the humanitarian information and media support sectors, so that they may be better informed when devising and deciding on appropriate
IMS 2013 brochure
The IMS 2013 brochure provides a quick overview of the kind of work we do, who we are, and the approaches we take to supporting media around the world.
Journalism in Afghanistan: Current and post-2014 threats and journalist safety mechanisms
This report seeks to provide an immediate overview of the current insecure media environment in which Afghan journalists work and the threat scenario potentially
IMS Annual Report 2012
With 2012 being one of the deadliest years for journalists and media workers on record, ensuring their safety and challenging the impunity enjoyed by the perpetrators of such attacks remain as important to IMS today as they were when the organisation was launched in 2001.
As armed conflicts and the ensuing threats to journalists and media workers have become even more complex and less clearly defined, IMS has had to develop a more
Media in Mali divided by conflict (EN/FR)
This report presents the findings of the Media Assessment Mission to Mali from 13 – 19 october 2012 conducted by Panos West africa, Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) and International Media Support (IMS) within the context of the conflict raging in the country. The objective of the mission was to carry out an assessment
The right to remain silent: Freedom of Expression in Azerbaijan
As this report shows, freedom of expression is under serious threat in Azerbaijan, as are the other fundamental freedoms of assembly and association. The authorities must stop curtailing these rights and take immediate action to address this situation in accordance with the
Conference on Media Development in Myanmar 2012
This report summarises the presentations and recommendations made at the Conference on Media Development in Myanmar organised by the Myanmar Ministry of Information and Culture and UNESCO in cooperation with International Media Support (IMS) and Canal France International with support from the Governments of Sweden, Norway and
IMS Annual Report 2011
The IMS Annual Report 2011 provides an overview of our work across five continents in a year of whirlwind developments for the media. 2011 was a year marked by whirlwind developments in the world of media with new opportunities to widen the space for press freedom in the Arab World, Myanmar and South Sudan and a continued expansion of IMS’ work around the world.
No Justice for Journalists in Ukraine, Belarus and Russia
Impunity and Killings of Journalists Go Hand in Hand
Over the past 10 years, disappearances and killings of journalists in Ukraine, Belarus and Russia have been met with an inadequate response from these governments. The result in all three states has been the emergence of a climate of impunity, violations of journalists‟