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Monday, 12 February 2018
Radio silence in exile? Not for these Burundian journalistsFreelancer news

Radio silence in exile? Not for these Burundian journalists

“When I found out that I was wanted by the Burundian ruling party’s militia, I felt as if the sky was falling on my head…”

Monday, 24 July 2017
Supporting the family of missing freelancer Jean BigirimanaFreelancer news

Supporting the family of missing freelancer Jean Bigirimana

Last Saturday 22nd July marked one year since the disappearance of freelance journalist Jean Bigirimana in Burundi. We talked to Programme Officer Valentine Gavard about the impact this has had on Jean's fa...

06 Sep 2016
In Rwanda, Burundian freelancers find a place of safetyRPT News

In Rwanda, Burundian freelancers find a...

Over 150 journalists have been forced to flee Burundi since April 2015. Here RPT's Valentine Gavard describes a unique initiative that is providing shelter and protection to Burundian freelancers in Rwanda....

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