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A Slowly Shifting Field: Understanding Donor Priorities ...
CIMA Digital Report

Funding to support independent media remains a small, but vital part of international assistance. But while the share of aid directed at this issue remains steady, there are signs that priorities within this field of international support may be shifting. This report looks at the...

Same Beds, Different Dreams? Charitable Foundations and ...

Private charities, a new generation of which have recently emanated from Silicon Valley enterprises, are increasingly directing their funding towards media organizations as a way to achieve their philanthropic goals. Media houses, in need of resources and in many cases supportive...

Rethinking Public Service Broadcasting’s Place in Inte...

In today’s media world of almost limitless channels of information and avenues for citizens to express themselves online, the idea of publicly funded, independently operated radio and television might seem to belong in a bygone era. Yet international donors who support the dev...

The Pentagon and Independent Media - An Update

A report issued by CIMA in 2010, The Pentagon, Information Operations, and International Media Development, covered in great detail information operations activities of the Department of Defense (DoD) that caused tensions and difficulties for independent media and its developers....