IWMF in the News

The International Women’s Media Foundation Mourns the Passing of Leda Hartman

The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) mourns the passing of Leda Hartman, a long-time editor with IWMF’s Round Earth Media…

IWMF Launches “Newsroom Safety Across America” Ahead of 2024 Elections

Training program will travel to swing states to prepare and protect journalists [November 15, 2023 – WASHINGTON, DC] – The…

Interview with Nadine Hoffman, Deputy Executive Director at the International Women’s Media Foundation

Originally published: Safety of Journalists Please tell us a bit about yourself, and how you first started working on the…

Kari Howard Fund for Narrative Journalism Announces Inaugural Grantees

Writers working in France and India are recipients of inaugural grants made by the Kari Howard Fund for Narrative Journalism,…

Iranian activist who took iconic picture of woman’s defiance tells of her Tehran jail hell

By Liz Perkins | Originally published: The Telegraph Yalda Moaiery at the International Women's Media Foundation 2023 Courage in Journalism…

Women journalists awarded for their work in Ukraine and Iran

Originally published: MSNBC Iranian photojournalist Yalda Moaiery, the International Women's Media Foundation's Elisa Lees Muñoz and the Washington Post's Siobhán…

Award-winning journalists share stories of inspiration and challenge

By Katie Simons and Aerianne Collantes | Originally published: USC Annenberg Media Four winners of a 2023 International Women’s Media…

Fears Grow for Ukrainian Journalist Missing Almost 3 Months

By Carmela Caruso | Originally published: Voice of America The Motherland monument is seen through a tattered tarpaulin in Kyiv,…

Sophia Huang Xueqin Won Awards for Her #MeToo Reporting. Today, Her Fate Remains a Mystery.

By Max Fallon-Goodwin | Originally published: Ms. Magazine Keeping stories like Huang’s circulating as they remain behind bars continues to…

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