Global Press Institute is an award-winning, high-impact social venture that uses journalism as a development tool to educate, employ and empower women in the developing world to produce professional news coverage for the Global Press Journal.
Our unique news coverage of issues overlooked by mainstream media contributes directly to the development and empowerment of communities, promotes greater transparency, and elevates global awareness.
Since our founding in 2006, GPI has trained and employed 135 women across 26 developing countries. 98% of our journalists report feeling empowered as a result of their work with GPI.
From reading the news to becoming a GPI mentor or Impact Ambassador, there are countless opportunities to create positive social change with GPI.
Join us to celebrate 10 years of training and employing women around the world to be ethical, investigative journalists on March 8, International Women’s Day, in San Francisco.
Award-winning news coverage from developing media markets.
Global Press Journal, the award-winning publication of GPI, has produced thousands of high-impact news stories from some of the least covered regions of the world.Learn More
In our 10 year history, GPI has trained more than 150 women across 26 countries.
GPI reporters earn strong, living wages to produce ethical, authentic feature news coverage from their communities.