The International Broadcasting Trust works with the media to ensure that UK audiences remain engaged with global issues.


Video First

- the best way to promote your NGO?

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Climate Change on tv

- what the Paris agreement means for broadcasters

Small Screen, Big World

- how UK television portrayed the wider world in January 2016

The Aid Industry

- what journalists really think



TV gold awards

IBT announces its new international TV award

Dear IBT members, We need your help. Today we are launching the IBT award for the outstanding international television programme of 2017 and we need you to nominate your favourite programmes.

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Sunday Newspaper journalists at IBT briefing

How to pitch a story to a newspaper

Last month we heard from four newspaper executives who gave a clear idea of the sort of stories they were looking for and the best way to pitch to them.

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New research on children’s TV viewing habits

The media regulator, Ofcom, has published its annual survey of children’s media use.

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Changing the narrative front cover

New research on media coverage of refugees

The Refugee Reporting project has published new research that looks at media representation of refugees and migrants in Europe.

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IBT’s vision is of a world in which the media is a force that enables all people to be active global citizens. Our goal is that people in the UK have access to more and better coverage of the world and are able to find it easily through their favourite media.

  • Events

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      Social media refresher

      Our popular social media refresher is back in January with trainers Martin Carter and Zoe Amar running another training session.

      Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
      Location: IBT CAN Mezzanine
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