Press Releases

IWMF Condemns Sentencing of Belarusian Journalist Katsyaryna Andreyeva

[July 13, 2022] – Today, Belarusian authorities sentenced imprisoned journalist Katsyaryna Andreyeva to an additional eight years in prison on…

The IWMF Applauds Colombian Council of State’s Ruling in Favor Of Journalist Claudia Julieta Duque

July 8, 2022, Washington, D.C. – The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) celebrates the decision from the Colombian Council of…

IWMF Denounces Philippine SEC Order to Shut Down Rappler

The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is outraged by the Philippine Security and Exchange Commission (PSEC) order to shut down…

IWMF Announces 2022 Courage in Journalism Award Winners

Women journalists from Ukraine, U.S. and China receive prestigious honor [June 27, 2022 – WASHINGTON, DC] – The International Women’s…

Veteran Photojournalist Paula Bronstein Wins IWMF 2022 Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Award

Women journalists from Afghanistan and the United States recognized [May 3, 2022 – WASHINGTON, DC] – The International Women’s Media…

Two Women Journalists Honored as 2022 Kim Wall Memorial Fund Recipients

Grantees, including a peer of Wall, to explore issues of access and cultural recognition in China and France WASHINGTON, DC,…

The IWMF Calls on Russian Forces to Cease Violence Against Journalists

The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is outraged by the murder of Ukrainian journalist Oleksandra Kuvshynova alongside Fox News photojournalist…

United Talent Agency’s René Jones Joins IWMF Board of Directors

The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is thrilled to announce the appointment of René Jones, United Talent Agency (UTA) Partner…

IWMF Expresses Support for Press Freedom in Ukraine

In light of the Russian government’s invasion of Ukraine, the IWMF extends solidarity to journalists continuing to work in Ukraine…

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