The majority of this work is produced in local languages and, where possible, disseminated via local online and traditional media platforms to impact the communities, countries and regions where they live.
Global Voices presents a selection of this rich global content, which is produced with extensive training and mentoring from IWPR expert teams. Story production itself is a critical component of IWPR’s methodology, combining on-the-job mentoring with opportunities to report and be heard by an international audience.
While some Ukrainians flee shelling and occupation, those living beyond Russian lines do not believe civilians are being targeted.
“We felt a terrible sense of guilt that we were safe, and there were people left in danger.”
Ministry of labour and social affairs promotes alternative to placing vulnerable young people in orphanages or children’s homes.
Moscow is accused of using hunger as a weapon as it blocks ports, bombs storage facilities and takes grain reserves.
Authorities struggle to contain anger over a citizen’s unexplained death in detention.
Although discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation is illegal, the reality is different.
Rights organisations maintain that systematic lack of action in investigating such crimes serves to empower perpetrators.
“We are incredibly happy; we love our life, our country and this city."
Russians bring back Soviet-era symbols to mark a militaristic holiday that fails to credit other nations for their role in defeating Nazi Germany.
A series of blasts in Moldova’s separatist region have heightened fears of regional destabilisation.
Experts believe that Moscow is now aiming to divert resources, given the heavy costs of its ongoing invasion.
Fresh prohibitions have crushed hopes that newly appointed 40-year-old president Serdar Berdymukhamedov would pursue a more enlightened path.
Mounting evidence that soldiers are using sexual violence as a weapon of war.
The Ukraine Voices project supports Ukrainian journalists reporting on the Russian invasion of their country.
"Always when I think of press freedom I think of my colleague Jamal Khashoggi... Jamal’s work is not over – it lives on in the spirit of every reporter working to bring truth to light."
Janine di Giovanni
Senior Fellow at Yale University
Project Focus: Ukraine Voices
Amplify, Verify, Engage
Consortium to Support Independent Journalism in Latin America (CAPIR)
Activists fight traditions that exclude female worshippers from communal prayers.
The war confounds young people’s efforts to revitalise Ukraine’s embattled east and counter Russian propaganda.