Head of Africa division
Blog about quality journalism in the digital age with a focus on journalists working in developing and emerging countries.
If you think young people are just interested in fashion and music, think again. As a DW Akademie project for community radio stations shows, if they're given a platform they devote themselves to social issues.
Media makers from nine African countries have learned how to pass on their TV production skills in train-the-trainer workshops. Their new expertise will benefit their TV stations in sub-Saharan Africa.
The KAZA National Park is setting new standards for the protection of flora and fauna. DW Akademie's comprehensive journalism workshops aim to help raise cross-border awareness about the importance of biodiversity.
DW Akademie is kicking off a training program for media designers in Rwanda. Initiated by film director Volker Schlöndorff, this is a joint project with the European Film Center Babelsberg and the Kwetu Film Institute.
On the invitation of the EU, DW Akademie presented an extensive project aimed at reforming Libya's media sector. Diplomats and senior members of the Libyan government attended the event held in Tripoli.