Teaching Media Policy in Africa: A handbook for media educators

Teaching Media Policy in Africa: A handbook for media educators

This year, during the virtual Future of Journalism Education in Southern Africa conference, the Namibian Media Trust (NMT) is delighted to launch the ‘Teaching Media Policy in Africa: A handbook for media educators’ to help them address this gap.
The launch will take place on 16 November, 2021 at 09h00 CAT.

The Power of Telling Africa’s Stories Webinar hosted by Paula Fray

The Power of Telling Africa’s Stories Webinar hosted by Paula Fray

fraycollege hosted a webinar on the power of telling Africa’s stories. The webinar looked at best practices, latest trends, the role of multi-media and social platforms in story telling. Using real case studies we looked at how we tell Africa’s stories, how audiences consume stories and how to give power to your stories.

Reclaiming the African narrative through an African lens

Reclaiming the African narrative through an African lens

The stories we are told and the stories we tell each other about Africa have the power to shape what we think and influence how we act. This, according to Moky Makura of Africa No Filter. She says shifting the narrative about Africa is important, because what the world believes about the continent is also what the continent believes about itself.

Future newsrooms: know your audience…

Future newsrooms: know your audience…

With the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, every aspect of life as we knew it changed. This included disruptions to the news and media landscape. But if so, much could change in just one year, what can the industry and industry leaders do to prepare themselves and their teams for the newsrooms of the future?

The IWMF’s Gender Justice Reporting Initiative

The IWMF’s Gender Justice Reporting Initiative

fraycollege is excited to partner with the IWMF on their Gender Justice Reporting Initiative. The initiative is aimed at enhancing the coverage of gender issues in South Africa and Uganda. In 2021, the IWMF will select 30+ journalists in South Africa and Uganda to participate in this program. Our fellows will complete a six-month, virtual training course.