For Journalists

Media Diversity Institute works with journalists around the world to support their work investigating media and diversity issues, and ensure that their newsrooms are following best practices

Events

EVENT: Ancient Hatred, Modern Medium: Conference on Internet Anti-Seme...

EVENT: Ancient Hatred, Modern Medium: Conference on Internet Anti-Seme...

Online anti-Semitism is the new dimension of a very old problem. MDI takes part at a conference on online anti-Semitism.

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Event: How the British Media Reports Terrorism

Event: How the British Media Reports Terrorism

Centre for Media Monitoring panel sheds light on its recent report into anti-Muslim bias in terrorism reporting

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MDI in Fazana: A “Tsunami” of Hate Speech, Fake Speech and Other C...

MDI in Fazana: A “Tsunami” of Hate Speech, Fake Speech and Other C...

Listen to MDI & ICFJ's panel at the Fazana Media Festival here.

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Handbooks & Guidelines

Dispelling Disinformation and Digging For The Truth of Beirut’s Expl...

Dispelling Disinformation and Digging For The Truth of Beirut’s Expl...

How can open source information and tools lead us to the truth?

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Online Temptations: COVID-19 and Religious Misinformation in the MENA ...

Online Temptations: COVID-19 and Religious Misinformation in the MENA ...

During the coronavirus pandemic, religious misinformation has been found on social media platforms causing fear, confusion, and polluting the Middle …

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REPORT: QAnon and the Growing Conspiracy Theory Trend On Social Media

REPORT: QAnon and the Growing Conspiracy Theory Trend On Social Media

The US-based QAnon conspiracy theory has recently gained a lot of traction as a means of “ finding the truth”–but …

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Job, Training & Grant Opportunities

Deadline Extension: Piazza Grande Religion Journalism Award

Deadline Extension: Piazza Grande Religion Journalism Award

APRIL 27, 2020, IS THE NEW DEADLINE for the Piazza Grande Religion Journalism Award, launched by the International association of Religion Journalists …

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European Journalists: COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund

European Journalists: COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund

The European Journalism Centre (EJC) and the Facebook Journalism Project (FJP) are launching an emergency support fund to support local news organisations across Europe. …

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CIVIS Media Prize: Migration, Integration and Cultural Diversity

CIVIS Media Prize: Migration, Integration and Cultural Diversity

European programmes exploring the topics of migration, integration and cultural diversity are invited to enter. A new addition to the 2020 competition is the topic of democratic culture – with a particular focus on the fault lines of an integrative society, the media...

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