Global Partners

Building Partnerships

GCJD has formed partnerships with the most credible, and committed organizations in various countries in an effort to best serve local journalists.



Samir Kassir SKeyes Center for Media and Cultural Freedom

GCJD has partnered with the highly respected Samir Kassir Foundation in Beirut which is dedicated to promoting a free press in Lebanon, Syria, Palestine and Jordan.

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Rappler News Agency

GCJD has partnered with Rappler News Agency in the Philippines to help journalists push for accountability and transparency. Rappler is a social news network where stories inspire community engagement and digitally fuelled actions for social change. Rappler comes from the root words "rap" (to discuss) + "ripple" (to make waves).

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National Democratic Institute

Since its founding in 1983, NDI and its local partners have worked to establish and strengthen political and civic organizations, safeguard elections, and promote citizen participation, openness and accountability in government.

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Jan Kochanowski University (JKU)

The Jan Kochanowski University (JKU) in Kielce is the only university of Świętokrzyskie region, and one of Poland’s twenty universities. GCJD has partnered with JKU in Kielce, Poland to work with both student and professional journalists on how to track EU funds as they trickle down to local communities, with a special focus on their responsibility to keep officials accountable.

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Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas

GCJD offers crisis and other training to Law Enforcement officials interested in an improved relationship with the press.

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Global Press Institute

Global Press Institute is an award-winning, high-impact social venture that uses journalism as a development tool to educate, employ and empower women in the developing world to produce professional news coverage for the Global Press Journal.

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GFMD LogoGlobal Forum for Media Development

The Global Forum for Media Development (GFMD) is a membership network of 139 non-governmental media assistance organizations operating in about 80 countries across Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Europe, Eurasia and the Americas, which support the development of independent media at the community, national and regional level.

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GFMD LogoThe Correctional Management Institute of Texas

The Correctional Management Institute of Texas is charged with developing and delivering professional education, management development, and issues specific training programs for personnel in juvenile and adult community and institutional corrections agencies.

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