About this blog

This is where you’ll find discussions around our various project activities, resources in development and commentary on topical discussions in the media, including case studies from across the MENA region.

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Launching NAWA Media in Arabic & English

The Launch of the NAWA Media website in dual languages, English and Arabic, is a real milestone in the development of the project. It allows us to communicate to a wider audience and hopefully will help the...

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My 10 years of Meedan

A little over ten years ago, after graduating from university, I moved to Cairo. I knew then that the move would be an adventure, but little did I know at the time that the true adventure would not be my moving...

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At-Risk Information in Arabic

Last spring Meedan began an important partnership with our friends at the Internet Archive. Mark Graham, who manages the WayBack Machine at the IA, came to us with a request to help curate ‘at-risk’ URLs from the Arabic language web...

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