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.
"The worst thing was hearing screams of people looking for their relatives".
Communication is sketchy in the Russian-occupied city as former residents try to locate loved ones struggling to access fuel, food and water.
Child refugees from Ukraine are getting the chance to receive education in their native language.
Discrimination remain common as the country edges towards the European integration.
Although Russia’s plans to swiftly take the region failed, the coast remains highly vulnerable.
Detentions come amid a crackdown on street protests in the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region.
It will be near-impossible to fulfil EU-mandated obligations without a paradigm shift in how the ruling party views its role and place in the country’s history.
A medical support programme aims to heal wounds between Abkhazians and Georgians.
Tens of thousands fled over the border after the disputed 2020 elections. Now, many are volunteering to help the war effort.
Regime uses accusations of extremism to silence dissenting voices – and intimidate news consumers.
The instantly-recognisable brand has become a collateral victim of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
With government help, hundreds of strategic enterprises have moved to the safer west of the country. Smaller businesses, however, have to fend for themselves.
“By not providing missile defence systems in sufficient quantities, the West will make a historic mistake that will cost hundreds of thousands of Ukrainian lives.”
The Ukraine Voices project supports Ukrainian journalists reporting on the Russian invasion of their country.
The Reckoning Project: Ukraine Testifies
Amplify, Verify, Engage
"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
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.