IFJ Publishes Report on Journalists and Media Staff Killed in 2013

IFJ Publishes Report on Journalists and Media Staff Killed in 2013 Updated

🕔12:47, 28.Mar 2014

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has published its full report on the number of journalists and media staff killed across the globe in 2013. Titled “In Mortal Danger: Journalist & Media Staff Killed in 2013“,the report released on February

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WACSI Calls for Applications to Participate in its Courses

WACSI Calls for Applications to Participate in its Courses Updated

🕔12:43, 28.Mar 2014

The West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI) is seeking applications  from intending participants in its courses on: Introduction to Policy Advocacy and Engagement(IPA); and Networking and Alliance Building (NAB). The IPA is a  course for civil society organisations (CSO) in West

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UNESCO Announces 3rd Annual International Jazz Day

UNESCO Announces 3rd Annual International Jazz Day Updated

🕔12:36, 28.Mar 2014

the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s  (UNESCO) Director-General, Mrs Irina Bokova and UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador, Mr. Herbie Hancock have announced the third annual International Jazz Day. This will be celebrated around the world on April 30, 2014 with

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UNESCO releases Media and Information Literacy Policy and Strategy Guidelines

UNESCO releases Media and Information Literacy Policy and Strategy Guidelines Updated

🕔12:34, 28.Mar 2014

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has released the Media and Informational Literacy (MIL) Policy and Strategy Guidelines. The comprehensive MIL Policy and Strategy Guidelines resource is the first of its kind to treat MIL as a composite concept,

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Africa Regional Conference on Freedom Of Information Implementation Strategy Statement

Africa Regional Conference on Freedom Of Information Implementation Strategy Statement Updated

🕔15:59, 24.Mar 2014

A two-day Africa Regional Conference on Freedom of Information Implementation bringing together over 100 state and non-state actors from Cote d’Ivoire, Kenya, Liberia, Niger, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Uganda and Zimbabwe, was held in Abuja, Nigeria. The conference discussed

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Radio presenter shot and kidnapped

Radio presenter shot and kidnapped Updated

🕔10:59, 14.Mar 2014

On March 13, 2014 at about 2am local time, unknown gunmen broke into the residence of a radio presenter, Mr. Anthony Akatakpo, shot him in the leg and took him to unknown destination. Akatakpo is a popular radio presenter with Wazobia

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MRA Hosts Africa Regional Conference on Freedom of Information Implementation

MRA Hosts Africa Regional Conference on Freedom of Information Implementation Updated

🕔09:26, 14.Mar 2014

Lagos, Friday, March 14, 2014: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) will host a two-day Africa Regional Conference on Freedom of Information Implementation on March 18 and 19, 2014 in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory, to design strategies for enhancing the effectiveness of access

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