The project aims at encouraging a culture of constructive debate and critical thinking in Afghanistan by developing a local media sector that values in-depth reporting, with a focus on women’s rights, underscoring ongoing efforts to advance human rights, good governance and the rule of law.
Total Cost (EUR): 553 334
EU contracted amount (EUR): 498 000
Duration: May 2015 - May 2017
Implementing organisation: Institute for War & Peace Reporting (IWPR)
Funding Instrument: European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR)
Benefitting zone: Afghanistan