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Aug
02

Media Urged to Monitor and Counter Hate Speech Online

(L to R) Dr. Sam Kamau, Faculty, AKU-GSMC; Stephen Musyoka, Social Media Strategist, team TRINC; Noah Miller, Managing Director, Sochin […]

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Aug
02

IN THE MEDIA: When truth and lies tell ‘same’ story

Fake news discredits and delegitimises the truth about an issue or an individual. PHOTO | COURTESY DAILY NATION   The […]

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Aug
01

Aga Khan, Harvard Universities Partner to boost Leadership and Communication Skills for Africa’s Senior Executives

Martin Oduor-Otieno, CEO, Leadership Group Limited discusses Adaptive Leadership as Hugh O’Doherty, Adjunct Lecturer, Harvard Kennedy School, looks on during […]

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Jul
28

Media Urged To Help Citizens Verify Fake News

(R to L) Alphonce Shiundu, Kenya Editor, Africa Check explains his findings on fake news to Carole Kimutai, Managing Editor, […]

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Jul
11

Aga Khan’s Diamond Jubilee marks 60 years of a commitment to faith, pluralism and improved quality of life

Shia Ismaili Muslims join with partners of the AKDN in celebrating His Highness’s endeavour to promote peace and progress Gouvieux, […]

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May
24

GSMC lecturer on book tour in the Americas

GSMC founding faculty member, Dr Peter Kimani, has been on a reading tour in the United States and the Caribbean […]

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May
15

Dr. Nancy Booker: Ethics have to be at the core of Journalism Practice

Dr. Nancy Booker speaks during the convention to mark the World Press Freedom Day celebrations in Kenya   Dr. Nancy […]

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Apr
21

TRUST… BUT VERIFY: Building stronger media collaborations to advance social accountability

One book, Many Learners. Students from Malimbwe Primary School, Malawi   By Thomas R Lansner, Project Director, Social Accountability Media Initiative (SAMI), Aga […]

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Apr
21

Social Accountability Advocacy in Bangladesh: New Comms, and Old…

Social Accountability Media Initiative [SAMI] Bangladesh Mentor Kazi Islam [standing] joins local media practitioners Mohammed Tofazzal Hossain [left] and Anzarul […]

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Apr
21

GSMC faculty assists in creation of 2017 Election Coverage Guidelines

  GSMC faculty, Dr. Nancy Booker (C) is joined by GSMC Director of Resource & Business Development, Kenneth Macharia (L), […]

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