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.
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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.
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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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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
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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.
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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 skilled political communication, with a particular focus on digitalization.

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How China, Turkey and Russia influence the media in Africa
It is about their story
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Nigerian publisher Olorunyomi to get International Press Freedom Award
The Committee to Protect 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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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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Global Investigative Journalism Conference 2019, 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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