Dom Zhurnalista, Nikitsky bulvar 8a,
Tel: +7 095 956-2248
Fax: +7 095 291-2174
Contact: Marianne Ruane, Grants Administrator,
firstname.lastname@example.org; Ekaterina Pozdneeva, Public
Relations Manager, email@example.com
Organization Type: Media and Communications
Staff: 50 staff members
International Partner(s): U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the Open Society Institute, the Thomson Foundation, UNICEF, the Ford Foundation, and many others.
Internews Russia is a Russian non-profit organization that has been working since 1992 to support independent Russian television broadcasters and the Russian television industry as a whole. Internews programs are based on the conviction that vigorous and diverse mass media form an essential cornerstone of an open society. Internews Russia's projects include: seminars and other training activities on all aspects of the television business from journalism to management; distribution of educational programming; and production of innovative documentary and public affairs programs. With operations in twenty countries, Internews is a resource that can be drawn upon for advice, expertise, and professional contacts all over the world. Internews Russia is also a member of Internews International, an umbrella organization uniting fourteen Internews offices that are local NGOs.
Last updated: April 1999
A print version of much of the information contained in this NIS Third Sector Organizations section can be found in the The Post-Soviet Handbook (Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1999).