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“Civil Society and African Media Policy in the Digital Age” course now offered at Wits Link Centre

Wits LINK Centre and WitsX introduce the Civil Society and African Media Policy in the...


Media Awards back in 2019 For Namibia

Namibia’s annual media awards have been handed a new lifeline after the Editors’ Forum of...


Support for “prisoner of conscience” Mkhaïtir

Reporters without Borders (RSF) and 31 other human rights and free speech...

MISA Transparency Assessment Report

The Citizens' Analysis of Government Openness in Southern Africa

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World Press Freedom Day

On the occasion of World Press Freedom Day, the Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA), in partnership with fesmedia Africa of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, is launching the 2017 So This is Democracy? publication, which assesses freedom of expression and media freedom developments in southern African countries in 2017.

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