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Building a data-centric media company

2021-09-06. Executives from Guardian Australia, Singapore Press Holdings and Dong-A Ilbo recently discussed their experiences and challenges in their companies’ data transformations. 

WAN-IFRA Women in News Expands In Southeast Asia With Launch In The Philippines

2021-09-06. WAN-IFRA’s Women in News (WIN) programme announces its expansion in Southeast Asia. The programme brings its one-of-a-kind career training for women journalists and editors to the Philippines, following successful launches of the Leadership Accelerator in Vietnam and Myanmar last year.

3 keys to success for transitioning to reader-led revenue

2021-09-03. Shrinking advertising dollars has been a top concern for publishers for at least the past decade. Larger newsrooms have consequently made the leap to a business model led by reader revenue, but what about those that have yet to make the transition?

How three publishers leveraged the funnel to grow reader revenue

2021-09-02. During our recent Digital Media Asia conference, three publishers discussed their successes and learning points from using the audience funnel to increase subscriptions.

Bloomberg Green: A multiplatform approach to climate change coverage

2021-09-01. Launched in the middle of the pandemic, Bloomberg Green magazine is focused on reporting on the impact of climate change in business, science and technology.

Afghan Journalist Appeal

2021-08-30. Many of our members have been in touch to ask how they can support Afghan colleagues and contribute to the ongoing, desperate efforts to evacuate journalists and their families. You can help by hosting Afghan journalists in your newsroom; contributing funds to support media professionals and their families.

Passing of Jacques Saint-Cricq, first French President of Ifra in 1981

2021-08-27. It is with great sadness that we have learned of the death of Jacques Saint-Cricq. He joined Ifra’s Board of Directors in 1978 to succeed François-Régis Hutin (Ouest-France) and became its first French President in 1981.

Climate crisis: How India’s ETPrime is spicing up its coverage

2021-08-27. How do you pique audience interest when it comes to climate change coverage? This is the question Aesha Datta, assistant editor, environment, for India’s members-only business news site ETPrime strives to answer through her reporting.

Afghanistan: A worsening situation for journalists

2021-08-27. The world has watched in shock and growing disbelief at the rapidity of events over the past two weeks that have seen Afghanistan once more ruled by the Taliban. Journalists and media workers have been regular targets over the past 20 years of conflict, and for those who remain in Afghanistan, safety is of deepening concern.

Civil society and media organisations call on the G7 to protect and evacuate journalists and media workers in Afghanistan

WAN-IFRA has joined 50 organisations from around the world to urge G7 countries – meeting tomorrow, 24th August – to prioritise journalists in their deliberations about the deteriorating situation in Afghanistan.

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