Bangladesh: A mapping of innovative media
This report contains the findings of a mapping of innovative and public interest media in Bangladesh, carried out by Digitally Right for the IMS Asia Regional Programme in the period 7 November to 15 December 2021.
The study covers three main regions and consulted 130 people and media, including thorough desk research and existing information available. This report describes the overall media environment in 2021, but for privacy protection reasons does not include names of people interviewed or internal details of media houses contacted.
Tech Policy Fellowship
Digitally Right is proud to launch the first Tech Policy Fellowship in Bangladesh for young and mid-career professionals in the field of law, technology, development, and journalism. This fellowship offers a 6-month intense study of tech policies in Bangladesh and abroad, and how they shape our lives in a transforming world. It is an opportunity to learn from leading global and local experts with extensive training, mentoring, and networking. Fellows receive stipend and expected to produce academic papers on a related topic. Application deadline: 13 October 2022. Apply here.
Our resources, audits and trainings help the media and civil society organizations to develop systems and processes to be digitally safe and secured. Our support to the media development and rights organizations extends to audit, develop training modules, session plans, study materials and guides and manuals to help them doing what they do best.
Contact us for customized digital security trainings, resources and services. We are soon going to offer an online course.
A network measurement training for the young students studying technology at university level. It aims to help them to research and understand the issue of equal and uninterrupted internet access for all. It also includes a six month long fellowship for the top performers of the training.
A data journalism handbook for Transparency International Bangladesh designed to equip the journalists with fundamental skills of the trade. Stay tuned to download it from TIB website.
Digitally Right has partnered with the Global Disinformation Index (GDI) to launch a pioneering report titled “Disinformation Risk Assessment: The Online News Market in Bangladesh”. The report provides insights on the dangers of disinformation in Bangladesh’s media industry, based on a study of 33 news domains.
Digitally Right and the Global Disinformation Index (GDI) are launching a study into the disinformation risks on digital news platforms in Bangladesh. The virtual launch event for the report is scheduled for 10:30 am on March 28th, 2023, and it will be held on Zoom.
EngageMedia and Digitally Right Co-Hosts Asia-Pacific Digital Rights Forum Solidarity Event in Dhaka
Digitally Right, in partnership with EngageMedia, co-hosted a solidarity event of the Asia-Pacific Digital Rights Forum on January 14, 2023, in Dhaka. The event was...
Digitally Right launched Dismislab, an independent information laboratory to tackle online misinformation and disinformation and enhance the critical thinking ability...
Digitally Right is delighted to introduce the first cohort of tech policy fellows. A total of eight early and mid-career professionals coming from diverse backgrounds in academia, civil society, media, and law have been selected as fellows for the six-month fellowship.
Are you ready to contribute to a free and safe digital space? Here is your opportunity to learn. Apply for Tech Policy Fellowship 2022.