Study and Dialogue Programme in Berlin

A Change of Perspectives

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. more…

Researcher Verena Löffler

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.

E-lection Bridge

Workshop on Political Communication in Dakar

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. more…

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Welcome

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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Events

July 1 - 3
Event

Radio Days Africa 2015

Nov. 2 - 4
Congress

Power Reporting 2015

Nov. 11 - 13
Congress

African Media Leaders Forum (AMLF)

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Previous events

May 25 - 28
Workshop

E-lection Bridge Dakar

Publications

First round of KAS Media Africa Scholars graduated at Wits University

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 [...] more…

A Change of Perspectives

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 [...] more…

Bienvenue à E-lection Bridge

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 [...] more…

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Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

Media Programme Sub-Sahara Africa

60 Hume Road
Dunkeld 2196/Johannesburg
Republic of South Africa
Phone +27 11 214 29 00
Fax +27 11 214 29 13

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