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Media Focus on Africa designs and produces locally contextualised media programmes for social change. Multi-media campaigns that simultaneously harness the potential of television, radio, print, mobile phones, and the Internet. These campaigns are combined with a strategy to strengthen the capacity of key actors who are able to influence the behaviour, beliefs and perceptions of the public at large.

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Public forums and trainings that bring together media practitioners, government representatives,civil society and the general public to discuss the role of the media in enhancing development.
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We are supporting women running for MCA and Governor's positions in West Pokot, Mombasa, Trans Nzoia, Nyandarua, Kajiado, Kisumu, Narok and Nandi Counties.
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A drama series for social change: Building peace and reconciliation in Northern Uganda through film and dialogue
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"As I watched the drama series, I was shocked to see people acting out exactly what goes on in our community.

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Yat Madit TV series inspired intercultural dialogues among Acholi, Lango, Teso and Karamoja communities in Northern Uganda.

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Where I come from, when a woman gets married, it’s said that she has ‘gone to cook’.

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The fellowship is sponsored by our partner The National Endowment for Democracy (NED). NED has been supporting our media for development work since 2011. 

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Activity

As part of our larger programme that is supporting women running for political office at the county level, we have in the past 3 months organized an editor’s forum to discuss t

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For the last 2 months, we have been meeting community elders, religious leaders and other opinion leaders from Kajiado, Narok, Nandi, Trans Nzoia, West Pokot, Nyandarua and Kis