How can journalists and the media regain trust?

Conference on the credibility crisis of the media in Africa and Europe

KAS Media Africa hosted a two-day conference in Gaborone, Botswana, to discuss the credibility crisis. More than 20 participants from 11 countries attended.
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The impact of fact-checking organisations in Africa

Fact vs. Fake

Organisations dedicated to separating truth from fiction are experiencing a real boom in Africa. Our researcher Fraziska Krämer spke to fact-checkers from around the continent.
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Global Facts 6 and Africa Facts 2

Fact-checking in Africa

Global Fact 6 and Africa Facts 2 brought together fact-checkers from around the world.
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Scholarship

Call for applications: KAS Media Africa Journalism Scholarship 2020

KAS Media Africa is once again calling for suitably qualified African journalists to apply for a scholarship for a post graduate Journalism degree at WITS University.
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Event Report Media and Migration Conference

Media and Migration: How the story is being told

In late May 2019, Johannesburg played host to the Media and Migration Conference to share insights about ethical reporting in this area.
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1. Subsahara-Afrika-Konferenz

#AfricanDemocracy

Der Beitrag von Parlamentariern zu Demokratie und Wohlstand in Subsahara-Afrika
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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 skilled political communication, with a particular focus on digitalization.

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Events

Sep

2019

E-lection Bridge Academy in Grand-Bassam, Côte d'Ivoire
KAS Media Africa is gathering ten young politicians from Benin, Côte d'Ivoire, Niger and Togo for a two-day workshop. This event, to be held in Grand-Bassam, will offer training in ...

Sep

2019

E-lection Bridge Academy in Grand-Bassam, Côte d'Ivoire
KAS Media Africa is gathering ten young politicians from Benin, Côte d'Ivoire, Niger and Togo for a two-day workshop. This event, to be held in Grand-Bassam, will offer training in ...
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Sep

2019

E-lection Bridge Academy in Grand-Bassam, Côte d'Ivoire
KAS Media Africa is gathering ten young politicians from Benin, Côte d'Ivoire, Niger and Togo for a two-day workshop. This event, to be held in Grand-Bassam, will offer training in ...

Sep

2019

E-lection Bridge Academy in Grand-Bassam, Côte d'Ivoire
KAS Media Africa is gathering ten young politicians from Benin, Côte d'Ivoire, Niger and Togo for a two-day workshop. This event, to be held in Grand-Bassam, will offer training in ...
learn more

Sep

2019

Book launch - Presse francophone en Afrique de l'Ouest: Expérieneces et Réflections de pionniers
A new book by Gérard Guèdègbé, titled Presse francophone en Afrique de l'Ouest: Expérieneces et Réflections de pionniers, discusses the history of journalism in West Africa.

Sep

2019

Book launch - Presse francophone en Afrique de l'Ouest: Expérieneces et Réflections de pionniers
A new book by Gérard Guèdègbé, titled Presse francophone en Afrique de l'Ouest: Expérieneces et Réflections de pionniers, discusses the history of journalism in West Africa.
learn more