Der neue Praktikan des Medienprogramm Subsahara-Afrika Moritz Gilles


New Intern at KAS Media Africa

Moritz Gilles joined the KAS Media Africa for an internship at the beginning of September. Until end of October he will be supporting the team with the organization of workshops and conferences and assisting in research assignments on current media related issues.

Die neue Projektassistentin des Medienprogramms Subsahara-Afrika Stephanie v. Meien


New project assistant at KAS Media Africa

Stephanie v. Meien joined KAS Media Africa on 1 September. Stephanie has previously worked at the Bundestag, the Foreign Office and Germany Trade&Invest in Berlin. She will be supporting the team by reporting on project activities and current issues concerning media policy and by managing our homepage and social media channels.

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The Video of the KAS E-lection Bridge Africa 2014

This year the KAS E-lection Bridge Africa took place on the sunny shores of Umhlanga in South Africa. Highly involved attendants and passionate speakers characterize every year's E-lection Bridge. Now a video captures the spirit of the conference.



to KAS Media Programme for Sub-Saharan Africa. A free and independent media is a crucial element of democracy. That is why we are committed to a diverse media landscape to guarantee the monitoring role of journalism, fair media laws and and skilled political communication, with a particular focus on digitalization.



Oct. 8 - 9

Social Media and Journalism Conference

Nov. 3 - 5

Power Reporting 2014

The African Investigative Journalism Conference.

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Previous events

July 2 - 4

Joburg Radio Days 2014

June 23 - 25

Website Optimization and Social Media Workshop


Digitalization and Mobile Innovation: Challenges and Opportunities for the Radio Landscape

Joburg Radio Days 2014

From the challenges through new technology to radio apps as future revenue possibilities for radio stations to digital broadcasting: The fifth edition of the Joburg Radio Days had a wide range of topics on the menu. The main [...] more…

Professional Political Communication and Media Effectiveness

E-lection Bridge 2014 in Durban

How does one reach out for voters? How does a political party send its political messages in a way that they are heard? How can a successful campaign strategy look like? And how does one deal with mass media professionally? Those [...] more…

Message Grid and Media Apperance

E-Lection Bridge 2014 in Durban

How do you get your political message sent? The second conference day of the E-Lection Bridge in Durban was focused on the topic of professional communication, ranging from interaction with mass media to performing in interview [...] more…

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