Protected: Iraqi Photojournalist Ali Arkady Invited as Global Journalist in Residence Posted May 25, 2017 by GRC Staff There is no excerpt because this is a protected post. GRC Collaborator Tara Sutton on reporting on refugees Posted March 10, 2017 by GRC Staff GRC collaborator Tara Sutton shares her experiences reporting on on the plight of Iraqi and Syrian refugees in Jordan. GRC collaborator receives grant to launch Rh Disease project, partner with The Toronto Star Posted January 30, 2017 by GRC Staff Award-winning reporter and GRC collaborator, Jennifer Yang, will travel to Africa and Asia to examine the burden and why Rh disease persists in lower-income countries Project on medicine for rare diseases wins awards Posted November 23, 2016 by GRC Staff Million Dollar Meds, a project on the cost of drugs for rare diseases, won a Jack Webster award in the Science, Technology, Health and Environment category. Fixers survey concluded Posted November 22, 2016 by GRC Staff The Global Reporting Centre concluded the largest survey ever conducted on the use of “fixers.” GRC launches Alcoholics Unanonymous with BC’s Men’s Health Research program Posted November 21, 2016 by GRC Staff Alcoholics Unanonymous receives funding from Movember and Peter Wall Institute to create an empowerment journalism project about alcohol dependence in Indigenous communities. ‘War Stories’ shines light on the realities of war Posted September 23, 2016 by GRC Staff Foreign correspondents, combat veterans, and scholars shared images and stories of the impact war can have on civilians, soldiers and the people reporting from war zones. China’s Generation Green launches in Chinese Posted September 22, 2016 by GRC Staff Multi-award winning project, China’s Generation Green launches in Chinese. Mohamed Fahmy reflects on his year at the GRC Posted June 3, 2016 by GRC Staff “There are no words to describe how elated I felt sitting in my dingy cell reading a statement of solidarity published by UBC in condemnation of my imprisonment and consequently unjust seven year conviction on fabricated terrorism charges on June 23, 2014, in Egypt.” Out of the Shadows recognized with award nominations and wins Posted June 3, 2016 by GRC Staff Out of the Shadows, a multimedia project on global mental health that started as a student-led project, has been recognized with several awards and nominations. Strangers at Home reaches an international audience Posted May 1, 2016 by GRC Staff Shayna Plaut, Research Manager at the GRC, screened our documentary on racism and xenophobia, Strangers at Home in Europe in Budapest, Geneva, and New York. Global Reporting Centre joins call for Canadian Prime Minister to call for release of Mohamed Fahmy Posted September 8, 2015 by GRC Staff A group of 300 prominent Canadians, global journalists and scholars have sent a letter to Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, calling for the Canadian government to take direct action to free Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy. UBC Journalism students win gold COPA award Posted June 21, 2014 by GRC Staff UBC Journalism students and alumni were honoured with two wins at the Canadian Online Publishing Award (COPA) for their work on China’s Generation Green. Illegal logging project honoured with Murrow Award Posted April 26, 2014 by GRC Staff CUT, a multimedia documentary about illegal logging, won a Regional Edward R. Murrow Award, from the Radio Television Digital News Association.