Inside Iraq – The media’s role in Iraq’s election.

March 26, 2010

Were Iraqi newspapers and TV stations helping the voters to make an informed decision?
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Information first, freedom & protection next

January 27, 2010

While most of the Wikileaks debate is focused on the protection of journalists and freedom of expression, a similar debate is underway here – but in a rather different environment.An environment, where an important prerequisite of freedom of press and protection of journalists is missing – the right to information or freedom of information.In...
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Why Kurdish Media Must Reform

August 19, 2009

SULAIMANIYAH, Kurdistan region ‘Iraq’, — The recent election in Iraqi Kurdistan ushered in a new era for the region’s media, posing fresh challenges for news organisations, the government and the parliament.In the past, the ruling parties were the driving force in the political process. But a formidable opposition emerged on election day, and the...
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