June 2, 2021

The State of Media Literacy in Sub-Saharan Africa 2020 and a Theory of Misinformation Literacy

This chapter examines the teaching of ‘media literacy’ in state-run schools in […]

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May 31, 2021

Youth and the News in Five Charts

In the rapidly changing news ecosystems of emerging economies, news outlets are […]

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May 25, 2021

Journalist Jones Abiri: tortured and two years in detention

On July 21, 2016, Jones Abiri, editor in chief of regional newspaper […]

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May 25, 2021

Online whistleblower platforms: protecting the source

Interview with an expert who was involved in implementating online whistleblower platforms […]

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April 26, 2021

Journalistic and leadership skills for women in Nigeria

In effort to combat this challenge, the Wole Soyinka Center for Investigative […]

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March 30, 2021

State of Internet Freedom in Africa 2019. Mapping trends in government internet controls, 1999-2019

This research documents government controls that limit digital space and Internet Freedom […]

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March 30, 2021

Calling for Coalitions: A Look at Successful Media and Advocacy Partnerships

This report examines four case studies of collaborations between media and advocacy […]

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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 26, 2020

Impact assessment survey report Female Reporters Leadership Programme

This report shows the impact of the Female Reporters Leadership Programme (FRLP) […]

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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

Nigeria: A mentorship programme for journalists in Borno ‘broadens their horizon’

Free Press Unlimited supports the Nigerian NGO PAGED Initiative to organise a […]

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August 7, 2020

How our partners help women in media reach the top

Even though women make up half the world’s population, they occupy just […]

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