Bangladesh

World Press Photo supports Drik and Pathshala Asian Media Academy in Bangladesh to enhance the education and training of (photo)journalists.

Drik
Drik is an organization based in Dhaka, which aims to challenge social inequality and bring positive change through multimedia communication. The partnership between World Press Photo and Drik focuses on improving Drik's organizational structure and also developing a Rural Visual Journalism Network.

Pathshala South Asian Media Academy
Pathshala is an institute that offers media training to journalists and is based in Dhaka. The partnership between World Press Photo and Pathshala aims to gain official educational accreditation for the academy and also managing the growth of the organization.

Inside Drik

An interview with Shahidul Alam

Supporting local
organizations
to train
journalists

Drik launches the Rural Visual Journalism Network in Bangladesh