Inspires and supports journalists to use their right to freedom of information as a journalistic tool. Built a network throughout Europe where journalists can meet and exchange experience and tactics on using freedom of information legislation. Watches developments in the field in order to further strong legislation useful for fact based journalism.
BETA is a private, independent news agency founded in 1992 to report comprehensively and objectively on all events in the region of South East Europe. BETA officially began operating in May 1994.
This local newspaper project in rural Tanzania works with a network of citizen-journalist-activists, collecting data from rural areas on the true state of public services. For example, citizens report by SMS on how many teachers report for duty on time on a particular date, or on whether a clinic has malaria treatments available.
Mamfakinch.com is a platform run by moroccan bloguers and activits. It was launched few days before the February 20th demonstrations, claiming political, economical and social reforms in Morocco.
Mamfakinch is not a newspaper, but is a citizen media, that allows people to access to free information, often ignored by other media.