THE LOCAL JOURNALISM PROJECT

How journalism is innovating to find sustainable ways to serve local communities around the world and fight against misinformation

New report: Local Media Survival Guide 2022

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Local Media Survival Guide 2022: Case Studies

Case Studies 2022

Previous report: Reviving Local News, Globally

DOWNLOAD REPORT 2021

IPI is mapping and sharing globally how quality local media outlets are creating sustainable models of trusted journalism and countering misinformation in their communities.

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Don’t mess with our money

Ojoconmipisto is a digital media project combining public spending surveillance, journalis…

In South Africa, an audience-centred future for proud local journalism

In two of South Africa’s poorest provinces where rural communities lack infrastructure a…

Podcaster Suno India fills gap for richly reported audio

The coronavirus has wreaked havoc on media houses in India, but the lockdown-induced focus…

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Case Study: Convoca (Peru)

Local Journalism Project Case Study: Convoca (Peru)   The backstory: Convoca was born…

Case Study: The Centrum Media (Pakistan)

Local Journalism Project Case Study: The Centrum Media (Pakistan)   The backstory: Ce…

Case Study: The News Minute (India)

Local Journalism Project Case Study: The News Minute (India)   The backstory: Founded…

EVENTS

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IPI at RightsCon 2022 (June 9, 2022)

The International Press Institute (IPI) is proud to take part in the 11th edition of the w…

Turkey Online Master Class: Innovation in Journalism (June 6, 2022)

Independent journalism in Turkey needs innovation more than ever . In the first event of t…

IPI at Dataharvest 2022 (May 20-22, 2022)

The International Press Institute (IPI) is proud to take part in this year’s Dataharvest…

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