Study and Dialogue Programme in Berlin
The relationship between the media and political parties in Sub-Saharan Africa is often strained and at worst dysfunctional. This is what motivated KAS Media Africa to generate a dialogue on how this relationship can be professionalised. In mid-June, a group of eleven young journalists and party officials met in Berlin to start this process.
Research Visit at KAS Media Africa
On 8 June, Verena Löffler joined KAS Media Africa for a research visit. She will be supporting the team with the organization of events and assist in research assignments on media-related issues until the end of July. Verena is studying political science and has been a scholar of the KAS journalist program since 2012.
KAS Media Africa held its biggest E-lection Bridge workshop in Dakar this week, bringing together almost 50 political stakeholders from Germany and Africa. The three-day event gave the participants a chance to exchange ideas and learn about the latest trends in political campaigning.
to KAS Media Programme for Sub-Sahara 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.
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The Wits Great Hall was the scene of great pomp and ceremony this week as graduands from the Faculty of Humanities donned academic robes and proudly strode across the stage to be capped by the Vice Chancellor, officially [...]
Study and dialogue programme about the relationship between media and politics in Germany
The relationship between the media and political parties in Sub-Saharan Africa is often strained and at worst dysfunctional. This is what motivated KAS Media Africa to generate a dialogue on how this relationship can be [...]
E-lection Bridge celebrates its first little jubilee in 2015: For the fifth time KAS Media Africa brings together African and German political communicators and innovators to exchange ideas and experiences, learn from each other [...]
Media Programme Sub-Sahara Africa
Republic of South Africa