Coming up on the Africa Journalism Calendar

Coming up on the Africa Journalism Calendar

As we enter the 15th month of the pandemic, the latter half of 2021 seems to be jam-packed with journalism and media conferences on the continent and across the world. Over the past year or so, we’ve learnt and come to appreciate that virtual media events allow for a...
Digital News Report 2021 Africa launch

Digital News Report 2021 Africa launch

The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism (RISJ) will be launching the latest Digital News Report 2021 later this month. The report is the most comprehensive piece of research on news consumption worldwide. It is based on more than 92,000 respondents with...
Financing your civic tech or media platform

Financing your civic tech or media platform

Financing or monetising a new venture can be a daunting task, especially if you have no to minimal experience in soliciting funding. And with the pandemic having devasted many industries, many small organisations have had to rethink how to remain sustainable in these...
Navigating elections across Africa during Covid

Navigating elections across Africa during Covid

Elections play a pivotal role in facilitating democratic processes by allowing citizens to choose their representatives. However, the pandemic has disrupted electoral processes across Africa, affecting how elections are organised and have raised questions regarding...