Participants at Graduation
15 African Newsroom Managers Meet in Nairobi, Kenya

KAS Media Africa Partners With the Aga Khan University to Hold a Newsroom Conflict Management Course

From 14 to 18 November 2022, 15 newsroom managers from across the African continent participated in a conflict manangement course held by KAS Media Africa & the Aga Khan University
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KAS Media Africa Calls for Cubmissions for Consideration

Call for submissions - KAS Media Africa Local Journalism Award

KAS Media Africa is looking for submissions for the inaugural Local Journalism Award. Download the details and make submissions by 30 November 2022.
KAS Media Africa Dircetor, Christoph Plate and Yonatan T. Regassa, Deputy director general of the Ethiopian Broadcast Authority
Public Service Broadcasters meet in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

KAS Media Africa gathers Public Service Broadcasters in Ethiopian Capital

In September 2022, KAS Media Africa brought together public broadcasting experts from across Africa to discuss the challenges faced by the industry.
African Fact-Checkers on KAS-Study Tour

African Fact Checkers Visit Berlin & Brussels with KAS Media Africa

In August 2022, five African Fact Checkers from across the continent visited Berlin and Brussles on a KAS Dialogue Programme to meet, learn and share findings from their work.
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Christoph Plate, Nwabisa Makunga & Motunrayo Alaka
KAS Media Africa attends 2022 IPI World Congress in New York

KAS Media Africa participates at IPI World Congress 2022

In September 2022, KAS Media Africa Director, Christoph Plate, attended the IPI World Congress in New York with Motunrayo Alaka from Nigeria, and Nwabisa Makunga from South Africa
Markus Spillmann and Scott Griffen

International Press Institute visits Southern Africa on Media Freedom Mission

In August 2022, the International Press Insitute, supported by KAS Media Africa, visited Mozambique, South Africa and Botswana on a fact-finding mission.


beim Medienprogramm Subsahara-Afrika der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung. Ohne freie und unabhängige Medien gibt es keine Demokratie. Deshalb engagieren wir uns für eine vielfältige Medienlandschaft in der Region, die Wächterfunktion des Journalismus und eine werteorientierte politische Kommunikation. Besonders wichtig ist uns dabei das Thema Digitalisierung.

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How China, Turkey and Russia influence the media in Africa
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Nigerian publisher Olorunyomi to get International Press Freedom Award
The Committee for the Protection of Journalists (CPJ) awards Dapo Olorunyomi for his courageous work
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#AfricaBlogging annual conference 2019, Addis Ababa
In November, KAS Media Africa hosted the fifth #AfricaBlogging annual conference in Addis Ababa. The conference was attended by political bloggers from three corners of Africa.
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KAS Médias Afrique a organisé une conférence à Lubumbashi, RD Congo
Le programme médias de la KAS pour l'Afrique subsaharienne a organisé une conférence avec des 20 propriétaires de médias de la province du Katanga à Lubumbashi au début novembre.
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Africa’s muckrakers gather for #AIJC19
African Investigative Journalism Conference 2019, Johannesburg
In October, the University of the Witwatersrand once again opened its campus to Africa's gutsy journalists for the AIJC. The 2019 AIJC gathered 400 participants.
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KAS Media Africa takes 20 journalists from the continent to Hamburg
KAS Media Africa invited 20 journalists from 13 different African countries to attend the 11th Global Investigative Journalism Conference that was held in Hamburg in September.
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