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July 6, 2021 00:00 - July 7, 2021 00:00

Language: English

Fee: Free for WAN-IFRA Members and R 3330 (EUR 190) for Non-members

Join the fifth edition of WAN-IFRA’s flagship Africa event to tackle topics affecting your media company.

This special virtual edition was meant to be held in May but was pushed forward to July.

It will be a two-day event packed with sessions looking into subscription strategies, revenue generation, as well as trust in media and journalism.


  • The ABCs of investigative reporting

    Veteran investigative journalist Cheryl W. Thompson, a long-standing reporter for the Washington Post, shares some important insights gleaned over a stellar decades-long career

  • Weekly Reads | Elon Musk’s takeover of Twitter and what it means for journalists

    Here’s a weekly round-up of media-related information we are currently reading in our newsroom that you need to know

  • How newsrooms should approach paywalls

    Finding the right paywalls and which content to put behind a paywall can be challenging. We spoke to Yvette Dimiri, head of subscription growth at Stears Business, on how they successfully monetised their content

  • The aversion to critical investigative journalism in Ghana

    Executive director of the Media Foundation for West Africa, Sulemana Braimah reflects on the accelerated decline in the safety of investigative journalists in Ghana under President Nana Akufo Addo’s watch


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