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  • Corruption Reporting Workshop

    Monday 20 November 2017 | 2pm-6pm Ahead of International Anti-Corruption Day on 9 December, join One World Media, Transparency International and Al Jazeera for an afternoon workshop on corruption reporting, and to hear first-hand from award-winning experts on how their reporting successfully held those in power to account. You will learn about the obstacles and potential impact…

  • Authentic Storytelling

    Industry Day: Focus on Authentic Storytelling

    Thursday 9 November | 2.45pm-8pm Join us at Channel 4 for an afternoon of in-depth discussion on authentic storytelling. From experts on representation to top news editors and documentary filmmakers, you will hear from key industry experts on how to produce collaborative work that challenges stereotypes about the global south – as well as insight…

  • David-Lammy

    SESSION 1: Jon Snow in Conversation with David Lammy MP

    Thursday 9 November | 3pm-4pm UK Media’s Representation of Africa We will be joined by David Lammy, Labour MP for Tottenham, to discuss how Africa is presented in the UK media and how we can move away from the damaging Band Aid narratives of poverty and victimhood, whether by empowering those on the continent to tell their own stories,…

  • Authentic Storytelling

    SESSION 2: Authentic Storytelling

    Thursday 9 November | 4.15pm-5.30pm We will be bringing together a panel of journalists, filmmakers and editors to discuss the essentials of authentic storytelling, what it is and why it matters. When developing world stories are covered by western journalists without the relevant regional context or cultural sensitivity, coverage can be characterised by stereotypes and…

  • Meet the Commissioners

    SESSION 3: Narrative in News – Meet the Gatekeepers

    Thursday 9 November | 6pm-7pm A panel of top news editors will detail their remit for commissioning narrative reports and short documentaries for news. The panel will share valuable insights into what exactly they look for when commissioning short narrative pieces, from the optimum length, to the specific form and content that they aim to…

  • OWM-Perfect-Storm

    Africa’s Perfect Storm Screening in Sierra Leone

    Monday 23 October | 11AM – 1PM | Sierra Leone  We’re delighted that Channel 4 have helped us organise a screening of Unreported World: Africa’s Perfect Storm in Sierra Leone. Showing a finished programme to contributors is something we at One World Media consider of vital importance, and features in our fair filming guidelines. The event will be held at the British Council…

  • A Perfect Storm Panel

    A Perfect Storm: How do we decide which disasters to cover?

    Thursday 12 October | 6-9pm 6.30pm: How do we decide which disasters to cover? The floods in Texas and former British Carribbean territories received so much more coverage than the floods in Asia which killed at least 1200. In Sierra Leone in August, a landslide caused by heavy rains killed 400 in a matter of…

  • Islam in the Media - Panel

    Islam in the Media: Are we getting it right?

    Date: Thursday 21 September 2017 Location: European Bank for Reconstruction and Development   Join us to discuss UK media’s coverage of Islam and Muslim communities, and explore whether in an environment of global conflict and growing Islamophobia, nuanced and fair reporting can break down prejudice. Our panel of broadcasters and expert commentators will examine the…

  • One World Media Awards 2018 – Photo Gallery

    The 2018 One World Media Awards took place at BAFTA on 18 June. Watch clips from the ceremony on our Vimeo page and view a selection of photos below.

  • OWM Awards 17

    One World Media Awards 2017

    A celebration of the most outstanding media coverage of the developing world, the Awards showcase excellence and recognise the journalists and filmmakers whose work increases cultural understanding and promotes equality and justice worldwide. DATE Tuesday 6 June 2017 TIME 6.30pm Drinks and bowl food 7.30pm Awards ceremony 9.45pm Drinks and canapés ADDRESS BAFTA 195 Piccadilly London W1J…