IAWRT Condemns Killing of Aljazeera Journalist Shireen Abu Akleh

The International Association of Women in Radio and Television (IAWRT) is outraged at the fatal shooting of Shireen Abu Akleh, a Palestinian-American journalist, who worked for the Al Jazeera network. She was killed in the occupied West Bank…
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IAWRT Kenya members win in Annual Journalism Excellence Awards 2022

Three members from IAWRT Kenya chapter won in the 2022 Annual Journalism Excellence Awards (AJEA), known as one of Kenya’s prestigious journalism awards which was established since 2012 for print, broadcast, and now digital journalism Former…
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On the 39th IAWRT Biennial Conference 2022

We are pleased to inform you that IAWRT Tanzania has won the bid to host The 39th IAWRT Biennial Conference 2022. 
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Launch of IAWRT Safety handbook in Turkish

“What if? Safety Handbook for Women Journalists” Turkish edition was launched on April 21, 2022 at 19:00 pm Istanbul time at the Turkish Journalists Union (TGS) with the presence of many Turkish journalists. Abeer Saady, author of…

My Climate Change Story: The Democratization of Climate News

The complete discussion surrounding climate change is an abstraction. What does two degrees Celsius actually mean to people? Information and debate are dominated by national governments, large enterprises, scientists, and academia. The vast…

The work of Ziarul de Gardă and reporting the refugee situation in Moldova

Report from a meeting in Oslo, Sunday, 3rd of April, with Alina Radu, editor and IAWRT Member from Moldova. By Kristine Ramm “When the media group Ziarul de Gardă started up 18 years ago, we were the smallest media group in the country.…

Safety of Women Journalists: Solidarity in the Face of Challenges

IAWRT gathers women journalists and students all over the world for International Women's Day to hear women journalists and academics from Norway, Russia, Ukraine, Afghanistan, Turkey, Syria, Egypt, Tanzania and Philippines speak on women journalists'…

Beatrice Chelangat’s bold fight against FGM earns her national recognition

IAWRT Uganda member receives medal from Ugandan president Museveni on IWD 2022 Beatrice Chelangat received an independence medal as an anti-FGM activist since 1996 from the President of the Republic of Uganda H.E Yower Kaguta Museveni during…