"Kimberly Abbott: Working together, NGOs and journalists can create stronger international reporting"
By Kimberly Abbott
Neiman Journalism Lab
In 2005, before Ted Koppel left ABC's Nightline, a highly respected American news program with a long commitment to international stories, he opened one of his signature broadcasts with a simple disclaimer: the story the audience was about to see was produced in partnership with a non-profit, non-governmental organization (NGO), the International Crisis Group. Said Koppel: