Centre for Communication Rights

believes that vibrant citizen’s media, democratic communication, and open access to information and knowledge are the cornerstones of meaningful civic participation.

Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP)

Support the largest research and advocacy initiative focused on gender and media

Digital Justice

A new dimension of communication rights



COMMENT is the Centre for Communication Rights’ take on the rapidly changing world of communications and social media.

Trustworthy news or the Greatest Show on Earth?

Trustworthy news or the Greatest Show on Earth?

News fatigue is an age-old phenomenon. Not only do media have a reputation for “moving on” after a catastrophe, but readers, listeners, and viewers have a tendency to get bored. Sadly, extended calamities – the drought in the Horn of Africa, the war in Ukraine – lose...

read more
Language rights and digital justice

Language rights and digital justice

Some 7,100 languages are spoken in the world today, of which only some 400 are spoken by the great majority of the world’s people. Every language is a uniquely important way to describe and make sense of the world. Every language and every dialect – the many local...

read more



The map below shows a some of the initiatives we have supported over the past few years. You can filter projects by the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) with which each initiative aligns.

PHOTO CREDITS (from top): Bangladesh NP Monitoring/ University of Dhaka; Philip Lee/WACC