Category Archives: News

13 Mar
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Alfred Friendly Press Partners Names 2014 Fellows

For Immediate Release:  March 13, 2014 Contact:  Katie Rudolph at 202-429-3740 or krudolph@presspartners.org Alfred Friendly Press Partners Names 2014 Fellows  WASHINGTON—The Alfred Friendly Press Partners is pleased to announce its 2014 Fellowship Class. On March 19, the Fellows will arrive in ...

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. ...

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 ...

30 Aug
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News: The Jewish Journal’s Editor-in-Chief writes about his interview with 2013 Daniel Pearl Fellows

Daniel Pearl Fellows: Reshaping hate August 28, 2013 By Rob Eshman On the evening of Aug. 22, I had a public conversation with three Muslim journalists, two from Pakistan and one from Bangladesh, at the Los Angeles Press Club. All ...

25 Jul
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News: 2005 Fellow Walid Al-Saqaf confirmed as first speaker for TEDxUppsalaUniversity

 Walid Al-Saqaf confirmed as first speaker for TEDxUppsalaUniversity on Resilience Published on TEDxUppsalaUniversity website. We are extremely excited to officially confirm Walid Al-Saqaf as the first speaker at TEDxUppsalaUniversity. Walid will give a talk on ‘Rising to the occasion and fighting for your ...

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