Resources

MAS releases guide to data journalism and case studies on paywall implementation

09/04/2018

MDIF’s technical assistance hub, Media Advisory Services, has released two new publications: a guide to data journalism and case studies on paywall implementation. Best Practices for Data Journalism is the third guidebook in the MAS series of practical guides for media managers and Case studies on paywall implementation provides concrete examples to support Guide #2 – […]


MDIF publishes two digital media management guides

10/01/2018

Media Advisory Services, MDIF’s technical assistance hub, has published the first two handbooks in a series of practical guides for media managers. A Practical Guide to Product Management in Digital Media, by Derrick Fountain, and Launching a paywall: What You and Your Team Need to Know, by Tomáš Bella, are designed to help media decision-makers […]


Election coverage: Educating voters, exposing fraud, increasing participation

18/12/2017

Over the last three and a half years, elections were held in nineteen countries where we work. This interactive presentation explores how coverage by the news outlets we work with played a role in improving voter knowledge, exposing corruption and increasing participation. For a full screen version click here. For best results use Chrome, Firefox or […]


Impact Dashboard 2017

16/10/2017

Impact assessment is a critical part of our work. Since 2005, we have published our Impact Dashboard to publicly present the findings of our annual analysis. The Dashboard provides a comprehensive description of impact results from the preceding year as well as longitudinal analysis of outcomes across our portfolio. We focus our impact assessment efforts […]


Building fairer societies by reporting on social issues

22/09/2017

MDIF clients provide independent news and information to millions of people around the world that helps them to make informed decisions about their lives. They set national and local agendas, and their influence on public perception means that they play a key role in shaping how people view their society and the world around them. […]