Impact slideshow


More than 65 million people get their news from the media businesses we work with. Working with MDIF helps them increase their sales and audience reach, as a a short slideshow on the findings of the Impact Dashboard 2013 shows.


Gram Vaani and Amazing Indians


Digital News Ventures client Gram Vaani’s social network for India’s rural poor featured in an episode of Amazing Indians.

Mike Daka

Interview with Mike Daka, Breeze FM, Zambia


Mike Daka, founder of Breeze FM, discusses why he set up a radio station in rural Zambia and how the station gives local people a voice and holds local authorities to account.

Kunda Dixit

Interview with Kunda Dixit, Himalmedia, Nepal


Kunda Dixit, CEO of Himalmedia in Nepal, explains the importance of financial viability to a news business and how it interacts with political influence.

Gopal Guragain

Interview with Gopal Guragain, Ujyaalo Network/Communication Corner, Nepal


Gopal Guragain, CEO of Ujyaalo Network and Communication Corner in Nepal, discusses how his network of more than 90 local stations uses social media to increase audience and revenue.