March 22, 2021

The Rise of Internet Throttling: A Hidden Threat to Media Development

Internet throttling, a deliberate act of government actors to slow down internet […]

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March 4, 2021

Understanding Misinformation on Mobile Instant Messengers (MIMs) in Developing Countries

A research project in Nigeria, India, and Pakistan found that messaging apps […]

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November 19, 2020

States of Control: COVID, Cuts and Impunity: South Asia Press Freedom Report 2019-2020

This 18th annual review of journalism in South Asia traverses the complex […]

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September 23, 2020

The Stories Women Journalists Tell; Women in Media in South Asia

This report is specifically looking at the experience of women journalists in […]

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September 23, 2020

The Missing Perspectives of Women in COVID-19 News

A special report on women’s under-representation in news media Amid the global […]

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August 7, 2020

Righting Gender Wrongs: A Study of Law Enforcement Responses to Online Violence Against Women

This exploratory research study of gender-based cyber violence was led by IT […]

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December 24, 2019

The Political Economy of Government Responsiveness: Theory and Evidence from India

The paper explores the role of democratic institutions and mass media in […]

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December 24, 2019

WINning strategies:Creating Stronger News Media Organizations by Increasing Gender Diversity

This report provides challenges, lessons learned and case studies on increasing gender […]

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December 24, 2019

Do Informed Voters Make Better Choices? Experimental Evidence from Urban India

The researchers tested whether a newspaper initiative about legislative candidates would increase […]

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