Free, independent and professional journalism

Fojo around the world

A major part of our activities are international programmes and projects. We are present in Eastern and Central Europe, Southeast Asia and several Sub-Saharan African countries.

Strategies, methods and goals

Fojo aims to strengthen and develop journalism and media in Sweden and the rest of the world. All activities are based on our three catchwords: free, independent and professional. Click below to find more details on how we work to move forward.

Latest news

New study documents ethnification of the Ethiopian…

“Normally we would argue that journalism is the answer. In the case of Ethiopia, media is also becoming part of the problem. The state of the media in the country is deeply disconcerting,” says…

Visits to Bangla investigative journalism website …

A website in Bangla, set up to help support, train, and connect investigative journalists, has attracted more than 100,000 page views in 12 months, indicating a growing demand for best-practice help, …

Red Light District in Myanmar: An Elusive Hope of …

Amidst virus transmission, police detention, sex-workers in Yangon bet their own lives for survival and some even tested for Covid-19. There is no short-cut to address the issue but rights groups beli…

Journalism matters for peace, justice and strong i…

The role of journalism in keeping people informed, holding power to account and building a sense of community is indispensable to society. This has been made especially clear during the Covid-19 crisi…