June 2, 2021

The State of Media Literacy in Sub-Saharan Africa 2020 and a Theory of Misinformation Literacy

This chapter examines the teaching of ‘media literacy’ in state-run schools in […]

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March 30, 2021

State of Internet Freedom in Africa 2019. Mapping trends in government internet controls, 1999-2019

This research documents government controls that limit digital space and Internet Freedom […]

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October 29, 2020

Women’s rights online; Closing the digital gender gap for a more equal world

This report provides a global snapshot of the state of digital gender […]

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August 3, 2020

Local Radio Stations in Africa Prove Resilient Amid COVID-19

Ensuring the viability of local radio stations in Africa is a balancing […]

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July 20, 2020

Local Radio Stations in Africa: Sustainability or Pragmatic Viability?

How are local and community radio stations—those with a public interest remit […]

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December 24, 2019

Triggering Change: How Investigative Journalists in Sub-Saharan Africa Contribute to Solving Problems in Society

This article analyses 12 cases of investigative journalism in Sub-Saharan Africa.  An […]

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December 24, 2019

Fighting Corruption to Improve Schooling: Evidence From a Newspaper Campaign in Uganda

This research provides a case study of how a newspaper campaign that […]

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December 24, 2019

Does Gender Determine Journalists’ Professional Views? A Reassessment Based on Cross-National Evidence

This paper presents results from a large-scale comparative survey into gender differences […]

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