The challenge of media coverage in a time of Covid
More than a year into Covid, IBT recently hosted a panel discussion to consider how well the media has covered international stories and issues in this challenging period. IBT Director Mark Galloway reports.
Earlier this year, Susannah Birkwood from WWF International launched her own podcast, Storytelling for Impact, a podcast for people who tell stories that change the world. We asked Susannah to share some key lessons that she’s learnt along the way.
The challenge of changing the media narrative on climate change
The Institute of Development Studies aims to change the dominant media narrative on climate change – and show that this is an issue above all of justice and equality. Sophie Robinson explains the strategy behind their climate justice campaign.
We must tackle the root causes of vaccine inequity
Twenty years ago, MSF launched its pioneering Access Campaign with the aim of securing equitable access to affordable medicines, diagnostics and vaccines. Today, as Roz Scourse writes, the vaccine rollout is a painful reminder of our failure to tackle the root causes of unequal access.
How INGOs can embrace the changing media landscape
The pandemic has transformed the media landscape, accelerating the shift to digital and remote story gathering practices. Chloe Choppen, author of IBT's latest report The Media: Where Next? outlines some of the key recommendations for INGOs hoping to take advantage of these changes.