Special Reports

Sun, 24/02/2013
Part of our special report on online media, DCMF looks at how modern developments are blurring the lines between professional and citizen journalism
Wed, 12/12/2012
In the wake of the 2011 revolution, the media in Yemen have witnessed significant changes. However, questions over press freedom and the future of the media remain
Thu, 10/05/2012
The DCMF aims to introduce the Media Literacy Programme in Qatar and has conducted a wide-ranging survey.
Thu, 19/04/2012
The prospect of press freedom is weak in Sudan, the Doha Centre for Media Freedom's Emergency Assistance team has warned.
Thu, 12/04/2012
Jan Keulen's speech at the April 2012 'Safety and Justice: Protecting journalists in the Middle East and the Arab World’ conference.
Thu, 12/04/2012
Full recommendations by participants at the Safety and Justice conference in Cairo in April 2012, hosted by the IFJ.
Thu, 22/03/2012
DCMF's Emergency Assistance coordinator Ole Chavannes' presentation to Unesco's International Programme for the development of Communications.
Sun, 29/01/2012
The DCMF hosted a debate on Qatar's media freedom. Participants also discussed the idea of journalist responsibility.
Mon, 23/01/2012
Recommendations for the safety of journalists in dangerous situations following a two-day forum in Qatar, attended by hundreds of press freedom advocates.
Sat, 29/10/2011
The DCMF has landed in Libya once again as it continues a mission to help free the country's media.

Fact-Finding Missions

Sun, 15/02/2009
The Israeli army’s “Operation Cast Lead” against the Gaza Strip threw a sharp focus on the role and content of the Israeli and Arab media, both in Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories.

Journalists Spotlight

Tue, 19/05/2015
Balaknama is a unique newspaper which is managed by slum kids and focuses on issues affecting children living on the streets of India
Sun, 10/05/2015
Addressing culturally sensitive topics through cartoons in India has brought attention - some of it unwanted - to Kanika Mishra and her work
Tue, 28/04/2015
DCMF spoke to Turkish journalist Bunyamin Aygun about his time as an ISIL hostage, the dangers facing journalists in Syria and his recently released book “40 Days in ISIL Captivity.”
Tue, 14/10/2014
Bokar decided that he wanted to photograph the suffering of people in Gaza to share the truth of events on the ground with the outside world
Mon, 08/09/2014
Safety and security issues remain paramount for freelancers covering stories in Gaza, who are finding new ways to address challenges and a lack of resources
Mon, 28/04/2014
Shubhranshu Choudhary won the Index on Censorship's 2014 Freedom of Expression Award for his CGNet Swara project, which allows users to report and consume news stories through mobile telephones.
Tue, 18/03/2014
In a career spanning almost twenty years, Anabel Hernández has made a mark with her courageous reporting and unwavering commitment to improving press freedom in Mexico.
Thu, 06/02/2014
Zakwan Hadid, a young journalist who covered violence in Syria, has been forced to relocate to Turkey. Here he discusses the dangers that he, his fellow journalists and other citizen journalists face while attempting to cover the situation on the ground in Syria.
Thu, 31/10/2013
Amal Habbani was detained for eight days during the recent government crackdown on the Sudanese media as a result of her writing. Here she speaks to DCMF about her experience
Sun, 25/08/2013
Working with various media outlets and NGOs has led to Betre Yacob being labelled a terrorist, and like many other journalists in Ethiopia, he fears for his safety as a result of his work.

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