Author: Christine Madoka

Feb
08

Aga Khan University premieres season 4 of Giving Nature A Voice

(L to R) Jim Justus Nyamu, Executive Director, Elephant Neighbours Centre, Margaret Wacera, Producer, Saving Sitatunga and Andrew Tkach, Director […]

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Jan
23

GSMC faculty to chair Caine Prize for African Writing 2019 judges panel

Dr. Peter Kimani, Faculty,  Aga Khan University Graduate School of Media and Communications (GSMC) will serve as the Chair of […]

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Jan
07

The Great, Unexplored Potential Between Media Development and Social Accountability

I once worked on social accountability and now work on media development for the Center for International Media Assistance. When […]

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Nov
13

Environmental Reporting Program Director to Screen Films at the University of Kansas

Andrew Tkach, an award-winning news director and producer, will be participating in screenings of his films on Wednesday, November 14, […]

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Oct
12

Social Accountability Media Awards: Investigative Report and Radio Drama Earn Top Prizes in Malawi

Zomba, Malawi, 21 September 2018. Maziko Radio reporters Kelvin Mpekasambo and Joel Nkhoma win first prize [photo: Mike Banda, MEJN] Malawi’s […]

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Oct
04

Aga Khan University launches Executive Education Programme

The Aga Khan University Graduate School of Media and Communications (GSMC) has launched a cutting-edge Executive Education Programme  aimed at […]

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Sep
28

GSMC Trains IPAR-Rwanda Board Members

The Aga Khan University Graduate School of Media and Communications (GSMC) conducted a week-long training for the board members of [...]
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Aug
09

Aga Khan University urges communities to secure a future for Grevy’s Zebras

(L to R) Andrew Tkach, Director of Environmental Reporting Programme, GSMC and Executive producer of GNV, Simon Mukali, Saving Stripes […]

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Aug
08

GSMC student feted at AJEA 2018

From L to R: Dr. Sam Kamau (Faculty, GSMC), Dr. Nancy Booker (Associate Professor, GSMC), Andrew Tkach (Director of Environmental […]

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Jul
31

GSMC to host Annual Media Summit

The Aga Khan University Graduate School of Media and Communications (GSMC) will host the Annual Media Summit 2018, a summit […]

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Jul
18

Giving Nature A Voice Wins Top TV Series Award at ZIFF 2018

Photo Caption: Emmy Award winning filmmaker and Executive producer of Giving Nature a Voice, Andrew Tkach addresses the press at […]

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Jun
26

Global Partnership for Social Accountability Joins Discussion on “Global Inequalities”

Bonn, 11 June 2018:  Claus Stäcker, Deutsche Welle Head of Programs for Africa (center), meets with GSMC Assistant Professor Nancy […]

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Jun
13

Inaugural Programme Challenges Leadership in Africa

Eghosa  Erhumwunse, National Director of SOS Children’s Villages Nigeria, (c) receives his certificates from Michael Meyer, Dean, Graduate School of […]

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May
31

MA Digital Journalism students showcase projects at mini conference

John Ngirachu, an MA Digital Journalism student displays his poster at the mini-conference held in the school’s campus in Westlands, […]

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Sand and the City

It had every ingredient of a scene from a Hollywood movie. At midnight, police acting on a tip off from [...]
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The Sh32b traffic snarl ups: Was Thika Road value for money?

While the new road looks beautiful, the traffic situation is virtually the same. When retired president Mwai Kibaki launched the [...]
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The Nairobi We Want – Traffic

The Walk Every morning, as the sun comes up, Christinah Asiabukaya is already on the move. The 40-year old who [...]
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Don’t have a job? All you need is a smartphone

Ruth Wambui knows for sure that she will never be employed again. “No. No. Never,” she says, shaking her head [...]
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Behind the Helmet

The word boda boda hardly conjures up positive images in the minds of Kenyans. This story seeks to present a [...]
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Gone Without a Trace: A Woman’s Desperate Search for her Twins

Samuel Muiruri and James Mwahu just before they went missing in 2012. They were four. It had been two hours [...]
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May
25

Use technology to advance your skills, journalists told

Dr. Nancy Booker, Assistant Professor, GSMC speaks to journalists during the technology and the changing world of journalism event held […]

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