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Investigating Nepal

The last two decades have been challenging ones for Nepal, with the country witnessing a decade-long violent conflict and another ten years of unstable political transition. It is during these difficult years that Nepal’s media have come of age, resisting pressures ranging from newsroom censorship by the state to physical attacks against reporters by rebel Maoists. From exposing wartime atrocities to investigating corruption in Nepal’s leading institutions, including the Supreme Court of Nepal, investigative journalism is slowly but surely establishing itself in Nepal. Continue Reading →

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Journalism in Era of Climate Change

So severe are the impacts of climate change on the economy, politics, health and livelihood that we journalists need to dig deeper and report them despite the obstacles. That was the overriding message from speakers at Investigating Climate Change, a panel on the first day of this weekend’s Asian Investigative Journalism Conference in Kathmandu, Nepal. Continue Reading →

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