Established in 2008, the World Indigenous Television Broadcasters Network is the first global alliance which aims to unify television broadcasters worldwide to retain and grow our Indigenous languages and cultures. Our commitment is to preserve and promote the Indigenous languages and cultures through media networking, news and program sharing, and television broadcasting. In the spirit of sharing, WITBN’s mission is to develop collaborative relationships among Indigenous television broadcasters to create various media opportunities for our members and help nurture Indigenous media worldwide.
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A WITBN biennial conference, WITBC offers opportunities for sharing experiences and visions in broadcast media. WITBC encourages communication and induces interaction among Indigenous media worldwide.
Launched in 2012, the WITBN Indigenous Journalism Awards, WIJA, honors excellence in television journalism that demonstrates superior journalistic skills in a form and manner best representing Indigenous storytelling. WIJA especially acknowledges the significance of journalism that best delivers the Indigenous perspective and contributes to leverage the public understanding of the Indigenous reality nationally and internationally.Submissions are now closed.
WITBN NEWS CENTER is the first global Indigenous news and program sharing platform provided by Indigenous media, conceived as follows:
In the spirit of sharing, WITBN develops collaborative relationships among Indigenous television broadcasters in order to create opportunities for: