Read about what some of our journalists have to say about their experiences of writing for Europe and visiting national newspapers, as they reflect on the successes of the Linking Southern Journalists project.
Panos London Newsletter
We want world-class journalism from seldom-heard corners of the globe to reach a bigger audience. And we’re getting there. Hear how editors from Panos London helped five talented reporters from Asia, Africa and Latin America to break into the European newspaper market. As World Press Freedom Day approaches on May 3, some thought-provoking ideas from the Philippines on the future of journalism and social media. Plus articles on climate change and our regular bloggers.
“One could say it was a reaction typical from a journalist, but it took me a long time to believe the trip was true. I thought that being invited to meet editors from European newspapers – with all expenses paid – was just too good to be true.”
“The growth of social media has helped established news organisations such as the Guardian, which we visited, make it possible for voices from other parts of the world to be heard amid the economic crunch.”
Brazil has dramatically slowed down the rate of Amazon deforestation in the past six years. But restoring the rainforest is huge challenge that is meeting powerful political opposition.
This article, written for the Climate Change Media Partnership, looks into what is being done in Nigeria to allow local rainforests to begin to grow back.
Kaidia speaks her mind about the recent coup in Mali and reflects on what these changes could mean for the rural south of the country.
Salam ongbi Patamo has always had a passion for running, but never expected to win three gold medals. She tells us about how the National Masters Athletic Championships changed her life.