Events

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Nov. 6 - 8, 2017 Convention

E-lection Bridge Africa

The seventh edition of the leading convention on political communication and campaigning strategies on the African continent. more…

Ledger Plaza Bahari Beach Resort, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Nov. 16 - 19, 2017 Convention

Global Investigative Journalism Conference (GIJC)

The Global Investigative Journalism Conference is the world’s largest international gathering of investigative reporters. more…

University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
Nov. 28 - 30, 2017 Convention

#Africablogging

Blogging publications of high quality on various themes are gathered on #Africablogging, thus constituting a new form of journalism for Africa. more…

Goree Island, Dakar, Senegal
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Previous events

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July 5 - 7, 2017 Convention

Radio Days Africa conference

The Wits Radio Academy under the auspices of the University of the Witwatersrand Journalism Department is proud to present the eighth annual Radio Days Africa conference. more…

Wits Club, Braamfontein, Johannesburg
June 29, 2017 Discussion

20/20 Vision: South Africa’s digital future?

Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) and KAS Media Africa invite you to our public event on online regulation. more…

Webber Wentzel's offices, 90 Rivonia Road, Sandton
Feb. 3, 2017 Experts' Meeting

Launch of KAS Media Law Handbook for Eastern Africa

KAS Media Africa's latest publication, the Media Law Handbook for Eastern Africa will be launched at the Aga Khan University Graduate School of Media and Communication in Nairobi on February 3. more…

Aga Khan University Graduate School of Media and Communications, Nairobi, Kenya

Event Reports

E-lection Bridge Academy: Exploring the appeal and possibilities of integrating social media into political campaigns

In the new world of unanticipated election outcomes it is clear that the fundamentals of political campaigning are changing, with online and social media voter engagement becoming increasingly more significant. The possibilities [...] more…

#futuretuned: Three steps to the radio of tomorrow

Meanwhile the Radio Days Africa are a popular conference for media makers throughout the country

Listen, watch, share: It is all about sociability and a digital strategy that will pave the way for successful radio in the future. Social media platforms help radio stations develop a social brand, which especially attracts [...] more…

Rethinking Business Journalism education on the continent

As African economies grow, there is a corresponding need for socially-relevant business and economics-focused journalism, yet too often reporting remains shallow and unquestioning, dominated by foreign content, government sources [...] more…

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