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Intel, She Leads Africa Holds Workshop For Female Tech Entrepreneurs

Intel, She Leads Africa Holds Workshop For Female Tech Entrepreneurs Updated

🕔09:37, 6.Feb 2015

She Leads Africa (SLA) and Intel Corp will host a series of educational workshops for female technology entrepreneurs in cities across Africa from January 2015. The workshop series which started on January 24, 2015 in Nairobi, Kenya has two more

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UNESCO/Guillermo Cano 2015 World Press Freedom Prize Nominations still Open

UNESCO/Guillermo Cano 2015 World Press Freedom Prize Nominations still Open Updated

🕔09:34, 6.Feb 2015

Nominations are still open for the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO) World Press Freedom Prize, which recognizes journalists who have made remarkable contributions to the promotion of press freedom. UNESCO marks World Press Freedom Day by conferring the UNESCO/Guillermo

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Nominations for Columbia University Free Expression Awards Now Open

Nominations for Columbia University Free Expression Awards Now Open Updated

🕔09:26, 6.Feb 2015

Columbia University is now accepting nominations for its global freedom of expression awards taking place on March 11, 2015. The award which is referred to as the “Columbia Freedom of expression prizes” emphasizes the critical need for international norms for

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Advocates Call for Sensitization of Judges on the FOI Act

Advocates Call for Sensitization of Judges on the FOI Act Updated

🕔11:48, 3.Feb 2015

Freedom of Information advocates have called for the sensitization of judges in the country about the Freedom of Information Act in response to the situation where many of them are giving “decisions that are inconsistent with the spirit and letters

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MRA to Host 3 Day FOI Implementers Strategy Meeting in Abuja

🕔15:24, 22.Jan 2015

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) will host a three-day Freedom of Information (FOI) Implementers’ Strategy Meeting in Abuja on January 27 to 29, 2015 for civil society organizations engaged in FOI work in Nigeria to agree on a framework for coordination

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Marrakech Hosts Second World Human Rights Forum

Marrakech Hosts Second World Human Rights Forum Updated

🕔12:28, 8.Dec 2014

The Second Edition of the World Human Rights Forum (WHRF) was held held under the patronage of King Mohammed VI in Marrakech, Morocco, from November 27 to 30, 2014. The Forum took a critical look at multiple international human rights

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WAN-IFRA Holds Annual Congress

WAN-IFRA Holds Annual Congress Updated

🕔09:50, 8.Dec 2014

The World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) will hold its 67th World News Media Congress in June 2015. This prestigious event features three events in one including the 22nd World Editors Forum and 25th World Advertising Forum in June

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Wole Soyinka Centre Holds 9th Investigative Reporting Awards

Wole Soyinka Centre Holds 9th Investigative Reporting Awards Updated

🕔13:44, 7.Dec 2014

The Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ) is scheduled to hold the 2014 edition of its annual Investigative Reporting Awards programme on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at the main hall of the Nigerian Employers’ Consultative Association, Ikeja, Lagos at

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UNESCO Holds Conference on the Internet and Free Expression, Privacy, Ethics

UNESCO Holds Conference on the Internet and Free Expression, Privacy, Ethics Updated

🕔14:34, 5.Dec 2014

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) will organize an international multi-stakeholder conference in March 2015 to discuss the first draft of the Comprehensive Study on Internet-related issues at its headquarters in Paris, France.  The conference titled “CONNECTing

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UNESCO to Host 2014 International Conference of NGOs in Paris

UNESCO to Host 2014 International Conference of NGOs in Paris Updated

🕔14:22, 5.Dec 2014

The United Nations Education Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) will host the 2014 International Conference of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) from December 15 to 17, 2014 at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, France. The theme for the conference is, “Re-enchanting the World with the

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