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Igor Pochynok discusses the attacks and threats he and his newspaper have suffered because of their reporting, and explains the precarious situation of press freedom in Ukraine.
MDIF was founded in 1995 as Media Development Loan Fund by journalists Sasa Vucinic and Stuart Auerbach. Take a whirlwind tour of our work in a 3-minute promo cut from a longer film marking our 15th anniversary.
MDIF was founded in 1995 as Media Development Loan Fund by journalists Sasa Vucinic and Stuart Auerbach. In a special film to mark our 15th anniversary, six clients from six countries tell their stories and explain the impact we have had on their businesses.
“An event seen from one point of view gives an impression. Seen from another point of view, it gives quite a different impression…” The Guardian’s classic ad shows the value of objective news – and why MDIF supports independent media.
Why a free press is the best investment. MDIF Co-founder and former Managing Director Sasa Vucinic talks to the TED Conference about why he created the organisation and how we support independent media. The clip isn’t new but the message is as fresh as ever.