We’re thrilled to reveal the long-awaited relaunch of our website hostwriter.org. This is not just a fresher look for our website and a friendlier community platform; it’s also proof of our commitment to continue working towards inclusion and advancing the power of collaborative journalism.
Earlier this month, Hostwriter collaborated on hosting its first-ever conference in Budapest, Hungary, titled the ‘Display.Voices – European Communities in Media Conference’ to kick-start a ground-breaking online media platform anchored in public values – built by independent, not-for-profit media organizations…. Continue Reading →
By Dominik Speck (Erich Brost Institute for International Journalism) Becoming a foreign correspondent still appeals to many beginners in the field. Yet, reporting foreign affairs has changed dramatically in recent years. While both the contents and structures of foreign reporting… Continue Reading →
By Zahra Salah Uddin Recent months have shown us that while our media industry struggles worldwide, it’s now more important than ever for journalists to have a platform where we can feel a sense of community and be part of… Continue Reading →
By Gabriela Ramirez “I still remember the anger I felt in 2018 when I saw how media outlets spoke about people who looked like me, my friends and my family: Condescending, stereotyping and vilifying.” Esra Karakaya, Founder, Karakaya Talks It… Continue Reading →
By Gabriela Ramirez At this 2023 International Journalism Festival, over 200 speakers and more than 150 panels will take place over five days, with the earliest discussions starting from 9:30 am to the latest one finishing by 10:30 pm. We… Continue Reading →
By Gabriela Ramirez It’s Perugia season. Suppose you have participated in the International Journalism Festival before. In that case, you know that IJF, hosted in the beautiful Italian town of Perugia, is one of the year’s most awaited events for… Continue Reading →
By Gabriela Ramirez Are governments really preparing for the climate crisis ahead? What is being done to minimize the impact we now know will come, rising sea levels, extreme weather and drought? We want to know, and we are sure,… Continue Reading →