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Our job is to help bring those stories to light, by spreading quality journalism and accessible media to every corner of the globe. After half a century, our commitment to the task remains as keen as ever.

The Thomson Foundation is the world's longest-established international media development organisation, with a 50-year history of training journalists in ethical standards and quality reporting across more than 100 countries. Founded in 1962 by the British peer and global media entrepreneur, Lord Thomson of Fleet, the Foundation provides media development and communications assistance for governments, NGO’s, inter-governmental organisations, newspapers, television, radio and new media bodies throughout the world.

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