• The Thomson Reuters Foundation (http://www.trust.org) is the philanthropic arm of Thomson Reuters, the world’s biggest news and information provider. We leverage the know-how, reach and reputation of Thomson Reuters to run free programmes that promote the highest standards in journalism and strengthen the rule of law worldwide: free legal assistance, under-reported news, media development, and the Trust Conference.
The Thomson Reuters Foundation also provides training solutions to companies, media outlets, and governmental organisations, and funds the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford, a world-leading research centre and publisher of the Digital News Report.
We act as a source of unbiased thought leadership in areas including modern slavery and human trafficking, women’s rights, and climate change and resilience.
:We spread excellence in the practice of pro bono worldwide. We work with the world’s best law firms to provide free legal assistance and ground-breaking research to over 3,500 NGOs and social enterprises in 175 countries.
• Under-Reported News
: Our team of 46 journalists coverts the news overlooked by mainstream media: modern slavery and human trafficking, the human impact of climate change, women’s rights, land and property rights, and social innovation. All our stories are available for republication free of charge.
• Media Development
: We promote the highest standards in journalism by training and mentoring reporters around the world to cover news accurately and impartially.
• Trust Conference
: We convene thought leaders, decision makers and activists to take action to fight modern slavery and put the rule of law behind human rights.