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World Radio Day 2017: MRA Calls on Government and Others to Support Community Radio Sector

World Radio Day 2017: MRA Calls on Government and Others to Support Community Radio Sector

🕔13:43, 13.Feb 2017

LAGOS, February 13, 2017:  On the occasion of the World Radio Day 2017, Media Rights Agenda (MRA) is calling on the government, regulatory bodies and other stakeholders to institute a package of support to the community radio sector in Nigeria

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Leading African Freedom of Expression Organisations to Engage Stakeholders on Internet Rights and Freedoms Issues

Leading African Freedom of Expression Organisations to Engage Stakeholders on Internet Rights and Freedoms Issues

🕔09:42, 5.Feb 2016

Twenty-three (23) individuals representing 19 of the most prominent freedom of expression organisations in Africa, have been equipped with knowledge, skills and strategies needed to engage stakeholders across the continent on digital rights issues. The capacity building exercise took place

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mySociety Holds TICTeC2015 in London, Calls for Session Proposals

mySociety Holds TICTeC2015 in London, Calls for Session Proposals Updated

🕔10:08, 6.Feb 2015

mySociety , an e-democracy project from Citizens Online Democracy Organization, will hold the first TICTeC2015 conference in London on March 25, 2015. According to the organisers, “We think it’s important to conduct research into our services and activities to find

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Washington, D.C Hosts World’s Media

Washington, D.C Hosts World’s Media Updated

🕔10:04, 6.Feb 2015

The 67th World News Media Congress, the 22nd World Editors Forum, and the 25th World Advertising Forum, will take place in Washington, D.C., from June 1 to 3, 2015. The global event will have participants from about 80 countries in attendance

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Application Opens for 2015 OneBeat International Musicians Residency Programme

Application Opens for 2015 OneBeat International Musicians Residency Programme Updated

🕔09:59, 6.Feb 2015

Applications from eligible musicians between the ages of 19 and 35 are now open for the OneBeat International Musicians Residency Programme for Innovative musicians. OneBeat is a music exchange and incubator for music-based social entrepreneurship encouraging innovative musicians from around the

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NetRightsNG Holds Session at Lagos Social Media Week

NetRightsNG Holds Session at Lagos Social Media Week Updated

🕔09:53, 6.Feb 2015

The Nigerian Internet Rights Coalition will host a session at the upcoming Lagos Social Media Week (SMW) on “Digital Rights and Freedom Bill for Nigeria”. The session will take place at Landmark Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos on February 26, 2015

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TEF launches $100 Million Entrepreneurship Programme

TEF launches $100 Million Entrepreneurship Programme Updated

🕔09:50, 6.Feb 2015

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) has launched the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP), which is a multi-year programme of training, funding, and mentoring, designed to empower the next generation of African entrepreneurs. The mission of the entrepreneurship programme is to identify and

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Inside Government Holds Forum on Cyber Crime

Inside Government Holds Forum on Cyber Crime Updated

🕔09:49, 6.Feb 2015

The UK-based Partnership Media Group Limited, otherwise known as Inside Government, will hold a forum with the theme: “Tackling Cyber Crime 2015: Enhancing Cyber Security in the UK” on March 4, 2015 in central London. According to Inside Government, “Cyberspace

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Global Forest Watch, World Resources Institute Announce Small Grants Fund

Global Forest Watch, World Resources Institute Announce Small Grants Fund

🕔09:41, 6.Feb 2015

Global Forest Watch (GFW) and World Resources Institute are calling for applications to the 2015 Global Forest Watch Small Grants Fund. The fund aims to strengthen civil society organizations working on local forest management and conservation practices. It also aims

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2015 TechWomen Call for Applications

2015 TechWomen Call for Applications Updated

🕔09:39, 6.Feb 2015

TechWomen, an initiative of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, is calling for applications from female leaders with expertise in technology to attend the 2015 TechWomen Program in the United States. The program which starts in

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