World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers


Palestine

Reporting from the Middle East comes with a host of challenges, but those facing media professionals in Palestine are unique due to the state’s relations with neighboring Israel. While imminent danger is a constant threat, the enduring problem of access to certain parts of the surrounding region is a continuing concern, meaning coverage is limited and one-sided, and self-censorship abounds.

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Hedvig Lundstrom's picture

Hedvig Lundstrom

Date

2017-01-05 15:32

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Hedvig Lundstrom's picture

Hedvig Lundstrom

Date

2016-04-22 14:15

“The Palestinian media portray stereotypes of women as sisters, daughters and wives of a male hero, or we are the victims who cry and weep after the death of a beloved one or over a demolished house.” To challenge such stereotypes, Wafa’ Abdel Rahman decided to launch NAWA, a women’s news agency in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

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Jessica White's picture

Jessica White

Date

2014-04-15 17:49

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Farah Wael's picture

Farah Wael

Date

2012-03-08 19:22

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Andrew Heslop's picture

Andrew Heslop

Date

2012-03-08 18:42

Filling the information vacuum surrounding the Palestinian media, the Palestinian Centre for Development & Media Freedoms (MADA), in conjunction with WAN-IFRA, has launched the debut issue of MADA El-E’lam, the first specialised magazine on media affairs in Palestine.

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Andrew Heslop's picture

Andrew Heslop

Date

2011-07-07 13:39

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