Category: MEDIA

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Editor2 weeks

As press freedom continues to struggle in Kenya, alternatives keep hope alive

  Two ranking measures – the World Press Freedom Index 2021 and African Media Barometer publications – indicate that journalists ...

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Editor3 weeks

Empowering Women in media

Women remain underrepresented in leadership roles in media organisations despite a higher proportion of female students graduating from university journalism ...

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Outsourced Gemnet4 weeks

How failure to report and manage sexual harassment is harming African news media

New research released today by the World Association of News Publishers (WAN-IFRA)’s Women in News programme has provided first-of-its-kind insight ...

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Editor1 month

Journalists’ mental health during the pandemic: We need to talk

Stress, anxiety, depression, sleep and eating disorders or burnout are just some of the mental health problems that  many journalists covering ...

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Outsourced Gemnet5 months

The women you see in the news matter. Here’s why

Today is International Women’s Day – it’s a moment to think about how much better our news diet could be ...

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Outsourced Gemnet5 months

Why is the media so afraid to talk about sexual harassment?

The eve of International Women’s Day presents an opportunity for us to think about gender equality and the long and ...

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Outsourced Gemnet11 months

WAN-IFRA Women in News names Mary Mbewe  the 2020 Editorial Leadership Award Laureate for Africa

Today, WAN-IFRA Women in News has named Mary Mbewe, the Executive Editor of the Daily Nation in Zambia, as the ...

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Stella Onyiego1 year

The missing link in the fight against Covid-19

The missing link in the fight against the dreaded Coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in Kenya might lie in the lack of ...

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Joyce Mulama2 years

Annual Media Summit 2019

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Joyce Mulama2 years

Sexual harassment still rife in media

Sexual harassment in the newsroom is still a topic of concern, resuscitating calls for strict enforcement of media workplace policies. ...