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Court Orders Minister of Finance to Publish Details of Statutory Transfers

Court Orders Minister of Finance to Publish Details of Statutory Transfers Updated

🕔13:08, 28.Mar 2014

Finance Minister, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, by a Federal High Court in Abuja has been ordered to grant the Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) access to the details of the statutory transfers in the 2013 federal budget. This is by the

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Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs Hosts Stockholm Internet Forum 2014

Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs Hosts Stockholm Internet Forum 2014 Updated

🕔13:06, 28.Mar 2014

The Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, in partnership with the Internet Infrastructure Foundation(IIF) and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida),will host the third Stockholm Internet Forum (SIF14) on Internet Freedom for Global Development, in Stockholm, Sweden on May 27and

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MRA Hosts Africa Regional Conference on FOI Implementation

MRA Hosts Africa Regional Conference on FOI Implementation Updated

🕔13:03, 28.Mar 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 to information laws on

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Freedom Online Coalition Announces its Fourth Annual Conference

Freedom Online Coalition Announces its Fourth Annual Conference Updated

🕔13:00, 28.Mar 2014

The Freedom Online Coalition has announced its 4th Annual High Level Freedom Coalition conference tagged “Free and Secure Internet for All” to be held on April 28 and 29 in Tallinn, Estonia.The conference will be hosted by the Estonian government.

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Internews Releases New Digital Security Resource for Media Trainers

Internews Releases New Digital Security Resource for Media Trainers

🕔12:56, 28.Mar 2014

Internews, the US-based international non-profit organization which empowers local media worldwide, has released a new digital security resource for media trainers. The Internews mission includes giving people news and information they need, the ability to connect and the means to

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CAMECO Facilitates Debate on Participatory Income Generation of Community, Local Radios

CAMECO Facilitates Debate on Participatory Income Generation of Community, Local Radios Updated

🕔12:54, 28.Mar 2014

The Catholic Media Council (CAMECO) is facilitating an online debate on how to generate income towards achieving financial sustainability of community and local radios. The theme of the debate which starts on Monday, March 31, 2014 and ends on April

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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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