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Our purpose
is to promote global press freedom and access to liberal journalism
Our vision
is a world where people have access to reliable information, from a diverse range of sources, strengthening their ability to hold power to account
Our focus
We work directly with journalists, news organisations, audiences and educators, in schools and across communities to enable change in 3 priority areas:
  • News & Media Literacy - enhancing people‚Äôs ability to evaluate news critically

  • Voice & Agency - facilitating opportunities for inclusion in media

  • Media Viability - fostering the capacity of liberal media to engage people with fact-based journalism

  • Mabel Banfield-Nwachi, 2022 Scott Trust Brusary Student. Photograph: Graeme Robertson
    Our impact
    So far this year we have worked with over
    3,500
    children and young people to improve their skills and knowledge around news
    There have been a record
    60k
    downloads of our media literacy resources in the last year
    We connected
    140
    young people from backgrounds underrepresented in the media, with Guardian journalists, through free interactive masterclasses
    Collaborating with local partners, we provided bespoke training, mentoring and mini-grants for
    40
    journalists in regions where press freedom is under threat

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