(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 IWMF is pleased to announce its third reporting trip to Uganda. A group of six women journalists will report on environmental conservation. The trip will be based in Gulu, Northern Uganda and will take place September 15 – 27, 2016.Read More
The IWMF is proud to announce the first group of 2016 grantees for Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists. Fifteen women journalists were selected from a strong pool of 400 applicants representing media projects based in over 95 countries.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 IWMF is proud to announce the launch of Reporting Grants for Women’s Stories, sponsored by The Secular Society. This new funding initiative will support women journalists pursuing stories that affect the daily lives of women and girls worldwide.
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.