Monthly Archives: May 2017

Publications Produced by Media Rights Agenda

Please click on the title of any of the books to download the PDF version Don’t Hit the Switch: Making the Case Against Network Disruptions in Africa Freedom of Information Newsletters The Freedom of Information (FOI) Newsletters are monthly publications which aggregated news, information and analyses about the usage of …

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GFMD Seeks Nominations for Free Press Awards


Global Forum for Media Development (GFMD) is calling for nominations of journalists for the free press awards to Journalists who have a strong commitment with press freedom and independent information. The awards are in two categories; newcomer of the year and most resilient journalist of the year. The Newcomer of …

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UNESCO Study Recommends 11-Point Assessment Tool for Measuring Legal Frameworks for the Protection of Journalistic Sources in the Digital Age

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A research report just released by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, Cultural and Organisation (UNESCO) has recommended an 11-point assessment tool for measuring the effectiveness of legal frameworks that support protection of journalistic sources in the digital age. UNESCO refers to this as the framework of Internet Universality, and the …

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