The IWMF Courage in Journalism and Lifetime Achievement Awards celebrate the inspiring accomplishments of women journalists around the world.The IWMF 2016 Courage in Journalism Awards are made possible by the generous support from our sponsors. Follow the 2016 Courage in Journalism Awards with #IWMFCourage.Read More
Out of a talented pool of more than 200 applicants, representing media projects in over 85 countries, the 13 grantees are receiving a total of $46,700 to facilitate the production of their projects.Read More
The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) selected 10 journalists from six countries to participate as Fellows with the African Great Lakes Reporting Initiative. Ten women journalists will report from Uganda. Both trips will take place September 15-27, 2016.Read More
(IWMF) is recognizing four outstanding woman journalists as winners of its annual Courage in Journalism Awards. Honorees include Mabel Cáceres, Janine di Giovanni, and Stella Paul. Diane Rehm, long-time host of the public radio show that bears her name, will receive the IWMF’s Lifetime Achievement Award. .Read More
The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) has selected Jacey Fortin, American freelance journalist currently based in Addis Ababa, as the 2016/17 IWMF Elizabeth Neuffer Fellow. Now in its 12th year, the Fellowship provides a unique academic and professional opportunity for women journalists focusing on human rights and social justice reporting.Read More
Lynsey Addario and Paula Bronstein receive honorable mentions The Courage in Photojournalism award recognizes the exemplary work of women photojournalists who overcome extraordinary challenges to bring us images of pressing global issues.Read More
The International Women’s Media Foundation is a member of the Journalists in Distress (JID) Network, a group of 18 international organizations that provide direct assistance to journalists and media workers whose lives or careers are threatened because of their work.