Category Archives: News

26 Aug

Alfred Friendly postpones 2021 fellowship program

The rapid, worldwide spread of the Covid19 Delta variant compelled the Alfred Friendly Foundation Board of Directors to move the fellowship program from September 2021 to early 2022. The annual program’s usual start date in March had been pushed to ...

10 Dec

Alfred Friendly, TRACE Fellows provide global perspectives on Covid19 during online event

Alfred Friendly Press Partners produced an online event on Dec. 3 that featured a panel discussion with Fellows from around the world.  Here is a link to the virtual event posted on our YouTube channel. We hope you’ll “tune in” ...

03 Nov

Noorani’s reporting sparks debate on military’s power in Pakistan

21 Apr

At-risk journalist determined to resume watchdog reporting in Pakistan

The thugs determined to silence Ahmad Noorani’s investigative reporting on Pakistan’s leadership began their campaign of intimidation with menacing text messages. Then they threw bricks and stones into one house he rented and then another when he moved. They brazenly ...

27 Mar

Pandemic interrupts fellowship program

Alfred Friendly Press Partners suspended its fellowship program after the initial training period at the Missouri School of Journalism because of the coronavirus pandemic. Two members of the fellowship class of 2020 returning to their home countries on March 28-30, ...

09 Mar

New fellowship class focuses on investigative reporting

Journalists from Colombia, India, Pakistan, Turkey, Georgia and Ukraine join the Alfred Friendly Press Partners in March as the six-month fellowship program puts a greater emphasis on in-depth, high-impact reporting skills across multiple platforms. The six reporters in the Class ...

11 Dec

TRACE doubles investigative reporting fellowships

The TRACE Foundation, a non-profit organization that supports projects that encourage greater commercial transparency, announced that it will sponsor two highly accomplished reporters from Colombia and India to participate in the six-month journalism fellowship program administered by Alfred Friendly Press ...

21 Nov

New graduates teach colleagues in home newsrooms

When the six Fellows from China, Moldova, Russia, Ghana, India and Afghanistan graduated in September after training at the Missouri School of Journalism and working in some of the country’s best newsrooms, the final phase of their fellowships began. It ...

15 Nov

CBS Correspondent Major Garrett guides annual event

Pictorial highlights from an evening at the National Press Club

30 Oct

Fellow from Ghana makes closing pitch at gala

Justice Baidoo quotes a favorite line from the Ashanti tribe about generosity

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