Blog about quality journalism in the digital age with a focus on journalists working in developing and emerging countries.
20 years ago Namibian sound engineer Phil Schmaman took part in a two-month digital audio workshop at DW's Radio Training Center in Cologne - a forerunner to DW Akademie. He says he's still benefitting from the course.
One of the focuses of DW Akadamie's 18-month "Community Voices" project in Namibia is community media. Three young community radio producers talk about what they've been learning.
DW Akademie spent a year working closely with the Zanzibar Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) as it began introducing reforms. The project has now wrapped up and Regional Coordinator André Surén reflects on the changes.
How Zambia's Chikuni Radio touches hearts and changes lives with human development programming - by Eva Georgia, DW Akademie trainer in Zambia.
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.