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How Scrolla is reimagining South African journalism

This story is part of IPI’s Local Journalism Project. Read more here. Scrolling through the news on a mobile phone might be taken for granted in some parts of the world, but in many parts of Africa, it’s a luxury. South Africa’s mobile data rates are among the most expensive in the world, and without […]

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Around the corner, around the world

The IPI global network of journalists, editors, and publishers has released the first global comparative report on how local news media around the world are renewing and rebuilding in the digital age to answer a big question: how might we sustain the vital journalism that serves communities where they live.  The report has found that, […]

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Some practical steps to support local news: 15 Recommendations

An IPI Global Network Report on how local news media are rethinking everything in the digital age, and what they need now to sustain the vital journalism serving local communities around the world.     The 15 Recommendations…  Support local media leaders and entrepreneurs to know and understand their audience and design news media products […]

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Reviving local news, globally: The 10 big takeaways

An IPI Global Network Report on how local news media are rethinking everything in the digital age, and what they need now to sustain the vital journalism serving local communities around the world.     The 10 big takeaways…    1.   Local news media is the most disrupted sector of the media, the most urgently […]

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