Breaking Barriers for Women and Nonbinary Journalists

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Courage in Journalism Awards

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Protecting journalists against online violence

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2021 Impact Report

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Our Fellows

Ever since I left the IWMF's HEFAT training, I haven't been able to stop thinking about how much I wish I'd learned this information sooner AND how critical it is to find a way to make this accessible to all journalists— especially women and nonbinary folks— as soon as possible. It's imperative to our work and safety.
Celeste Noche Hostile Environment and First Aid Training Participant
The Kim Wall grant opened doors in my career that I never thought would open for me. The grant gave me an opportunity to report in-depth on a story that I always wanted. I take pride in the opportunity that the Kim Wall Memorial Fund gave me and since I have received funding and skills opportunities that have enhanced my career to another level. Thank you, IWMF.
Bongani Siziba 2021 Kim Wall Memorial Fund Grantee

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