Author Archives: Press Partners

18 Feb
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Tax records in Pakistan now public thanks in part to a report by 2008 Daniel Pearl Fellow Umar Cheema

Reporting that Makes an Impact? Some Answers from Pakistan Published by Global Investigative Journalism Network on February 17, 2014 By: Sheila Coronel On February 15, Pakistan became one of only four countries in the world that make tax records public. ...

15 Feb
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Then and Now: Zeynep Tinaz Alemdar

Fellowship Year:  1986 Fellowship Host News Organization:  Washington Post Mentors: Rick Atkinson and Fred Barbash Current Position:  Regional Executive, Associated Press, based in Istanbul Biography:  Zeynep Tinaz Alemdar is responsible for managing business and developing new clients for print, broadcast ...

25 Jan
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This is Daniel Pearl’s Final Story/ By Asra Nomani for the Washingtonian

This is Daniel Pearl’s Final Story/ By Asra Nomani for the Washingtonian January 23, 2014 Khalid Sheikh Mohammed is walking toward me in a black prayer cap, a cream-colored tunic, and matching shalwar, or baggy pants. He’s hunched over, his beard dyed ...

18 Dec
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Press Partners and FEG Announce the Recipient of the 2014 Fellowship

For Immediate Release:  December 18, 2013 Contact:  Katie Rudolph at 202-429-3740 or krudolph@presspartners.org  Alfred Friendly Press Partners and the Foundation for Effective Governance Announce the Recipient of the 2014 Ukrainian Economics Fellowship  WASHINGTON—The Alfred Friendly Press Partners and the ImpactMedia program ...

04 Dec
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Press Partners welcomes two new board members

We’re pleased to welcome two new members to the Alfred and Jean Friendly Foundation Board of Directors.        Rob Eshman, DirectorPublisher and Editor-in-ChiefTRIBE Media       Haney Hong, DirectorManaging PartnerHDH & Associates, LLC              ...

22 Nov
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A message from Jonathan Friendly, Randall Smith and Kathleen Graham

This year the Alfred Friendly Press Partners celebrates three decades of an extraordinary exchange of knowledge and bonds between U.S. newsrooms and journalists in emerging nations.  Three hundred fellows from 78 countries have worked in our American partner newsrooms. Our ...

18 Nov
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Interview with 2013 Fellows on Global Journalist Radio

Journalists face censorship, threat of violence in Pakistan and Bangladesh Air time: 6:30pm – 7:00 pm, August 1, 2013 Click here to listen online

03 Oct
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Press Partners and The Foundation for Effective Governance Announce Partnership

For Immediate Release: October 3, 2013 Contact:  Katie Rudolph at 202-429-3740 or krudolph@presspartners.org Alfred Friendly Press Partners and The Foundation for Effective Governance Announce Partnership   WASHINGTON—The Alfred Friendly Press Partners and the ImpactMedia program of the Foundation for Effective Governance ...

24 Sep
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2013 Fellow Mugambi Mutegi reports on the Nairobi terrorist attack

List of victims confirms Nairobi’s cultural mix By Mutegi Mugambi and Agencies Posted  Monday, September 23  2013 at  21:10 in the Business Daily   “Food lover, thrill seeker and a bungee jump away from sanity,” Ruhila Adatia-Sood on Twitter She was married ...

06 Sep
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Fellow Post-Gazette Story: Out-of-Towners: Pakistani journalist now glad to know all about Pittsburgh

Out-of-Towners: Pakistani journalist now glad to know all about Pittsburgh September 6, 2013 12:20 am   By Waqas Banoori I had never heard of Pittsburgh until I was informed, while living and working 7,000 miles away in Pakistan’s capital, that ...