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Media and News Literacy for Zimbabwe

The Interlink Academy, together with its long-time local partner CITE, implements a comprehensive Media and News Literacy project in Zimbabwe. The four-year project will reach out to numerous communties in Matabeland.

Our Upcoming Projects

Supporting Investigative Journalists in Ukraine

Mariya Turchyna and Alyona Bereza (center) are investigative journalists specialized in exposing corruption and nepotism in Khmelnytzkyi, Ukraine. Our Managing Director Werner Eggert met the two participants in their hometown to discuss their work and program at Bihus.Info. The Interlink Academy has supported them on various levels. The project will continue until the end of 2021.

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Data Driven Journalism in Colombia

Together with our new partner, the renowned Fundacion Gabo in Cartagena/Colombia, we support investigative journalism in the regions of Colombia through online training courses for data journalists.

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Our Past Projects

Capacity Building in Myanmar

Interlink Academy supports the media house Dawei Watch in Myanmar. Dawei Watch is the only remaining independent publishing house in the southeastern province of Thanintharyi. The aim of the project is to strengthen the digital capacity of Dawei Watch w …

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Investigative Journalism in Southern Africa

Together with our local partners CITE in Zimbabwe and NewsDiggers in Zambia we will continue offering courses in investigative journalism in 2020. The training will focus on factchecking methods and investigative research techniques. All courses consist …

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Global Investigative Journalism Conference 2019 in Hamburg

The Interlink Academy and its partners host the GIJC 2019 in Hamburg. Journalists from all over the world have shared their expertise in investigative reporting. in more than 250 workshops. The 4-day-conference attracted more than 1700 attendees.

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Summer Schools in Ukraine 2019

Our Summer Schools in Ukraine bring together 100 young and aspiring journalists in the cities of Chernivtsi, Poltava, Sumy and Zaporizhzhya. The independent bloggers and community journalists are taught how to produce better stories, videos, and infogr …

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Our Mission

We strive to professionalize journalism and advance freedom of the media around the globe.

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Our Trainings

We develop and organize international exchange and professional trainings for journalists.

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Our Video

We get fantastic feedback from our participants. Watch our video and hear what they have to say.

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