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International Media Foundation PDF Print

Keywords: USA, North America, English, gender, media content, media relations/advocacy, freedom of expression & diversity, media ethics & diversity,  resources for media, all media format, NGOs

Founded in 1990, the International Women’s Media Foundation is a vibrant global network dedicated to strengthening the role of women in the news media worldwide as a means to further freedom of the press.




Center for Media Literacy PDF Print

Keywords: North America, USA, English, Diversity in general, training/educational materials, media relations/advocacy, legal resources, media literacy, media development, community/minority media, media ethics & diversity, online, media

A pioneer in its field, the Center for Media Literacy (CML) is an educational organization that provides leadership, public education, professional development and educational resources nationally. Dedicated to promoting and supporting media literacy education as a framework for accessing, analyzing, evaluating, creating and participating with media content,

National Center on Disability and Journalism PDF Print

Keywords: North America, USA, English, disability & mental illness, training/education materials, media content, media ethics & diversity, resources for media, media

National Center on Disability and Journalism (NCDJ) is an independent journalism organization. Our mission is to educate journalists and educators about disability reporting issues in order to produce more accurate, fair and diverse news reporting.

Just Vision PDF Print

Keywords: International, Middle East & North Africa, North America, English, Hebrew, Arabic, Non profit organization, Religion & Belief, Palestinian and Israeli civilian efforts, non violent solutions, media, educational tools, civic participation, conflict, Washington DC, Jerusalem

Just Vision is a nonprofit organization that informs local and international audiences about under-documented Palestinian and Israeli joint civilian efforts to resolve the conflict nonviolently. Using media and educational tools, we raise awareness in order to encourage civic participation in grassroots peace building.

Developing Radio Partners PDF Print

Keywords: International, English, media diversity, radio, media, development, communications, education, resources

Developing Radio Partners, (DRP), is committed to building vibrant, participatory communities internationally, through the development of financially and editorially independent media services with a focus on community radio.

National Association for Multi-Ethnicity In Communications PDF Print

Keywords: North America, USA, English, media diversity, education, journalism

NAMIC educates, advocates and empowers for multi-ethnic diversity in the telecommunications industry through its 18 nationwide chapters. NAMIC welcomes existing and aspiring broadband and new media professionals to our membership roster.

New America Media PDF Print

Keywords: North America, USA, English, News, journalism, media diversity, ethnic media

NAM is dedicated to bringing the voices of the marginalized - ethnic minorities, immigrants, young people, elderly - into the national discourse. The communities of the New America will then be better informed, better connected to one another, and better able to influence policy makers. NAM produces, aggregates and disseminates multimedia content and services for and from the youth and ethnic media sectors.

TWN: Third World Newsreel PDF Print

Keywords: International, English, third world, media diversity, documentary, media, education

Third World Newsreel (TWN) is an alternative media arts organization that fosters the creation, appreciation and dissemination of independent film and video by and about people of color and social justice issues.

Media Awareness PDF Print

Keywords: North America, Canada, English, French, Media diversity, youth, education, resources

MNet is a Canadian non-profit organization that has been pioneering the development of media literacy programs since its incorporation in 1996. MNet’s work is based on the belief that to be functionally literate in the world today – to be able to "read" the messages that inform, entertain and sell to us daily – young people need critical thinking skills.

Minority Media and Telecommunications Council PDF Print

Keywords: North America, USA, English, Media diversity, immigration, ethnicity

The Minority Media and Telecommunications Council (MMTC) is a national non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and preserving equal opportunity and civil rights in the mass media and telecommunications industries.

CAMERA – Committee for Accurancy in Middle East Reporting in America PDF Print

Keywords: Diversity in general, US, Middle East & North Africa, all resources, media ethics & diversity, media literacy, English, online media, media organisation

Founded in 1982, the Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America is a media-monitoring, research and membership organization devoted to promoting accurate and balanced coverage of Israel and the Middle East.

AAJA – Asian American Journalists Association PDF Print

Keywords: North America, USA, English, ethnicity, media ethics and diversity, online

Founded in 1981, the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is a non-profit professional and educational organization with more than 2,000 members today.

Journalist Toolbox - How to Cover LGBT People PDF Print

Keywords: All regions, USA, English, sexual orientation, gender identity, media ethics and diversity, other web resources.

No journalist would cover a professional tennis match without getting an education in backhands, foot faults, player rankings and grand slams. But some reporters step into the world of LGBT people without taking the time to know what they're reporting about.

American Native Press Archives PDF Print

Keywords: North America, USA, Canada, indigenous, Native American, American Indians, other web resources

“In keeping with the Sequoyah Research Center's purpose of preserving and disseminating the written words of Native peoples, this site provides research materials documenting all aspects of life among American Indians, Alaska Natives, and First Nations of Canada. Along with the American Native Press Archives,

NAPT: Native American Public Telecommunications PDF Print

Keywords: North America, USA, English, indigenous, native American, American Indian, media diversity, TV

NAPT exists to serve Native producers and Indian country in partnership with public television and radio. NAPT works with Native producers to develop, produce and distribute educational telecommunications programs for all media including public television and public radio.