MFA uses communication for development (C4D) as a means to empower people through carefully targeted and contextualised messages on key themes. MFA provides space for people to voice their aspirations on issues of leadership and governance, free and fair elections, peace building, and reconciliation while mainstreaming gender and socio economic justice.

Peace building through conflict prevention and transformation requires dialogue between all stakeholders — to identify the root causes of a conflict, reach consensus on appropriate measures to address them, and...

With the widening of the democratic space, the demand by the citizenry for information about the activities and operations of the government increases. Media can play a significant role in informing the public on...

Democratic governance is generally considered key to economic development, peace and stability. However, the building of democratic societies depends on the existence of leadership that understands and embraces...

While elections do not guarantee democratic progress, they tend to advance the overall goals of democracy. Elections discourage mismanagement and corruption by holding leaders accountable for their actions, and...

In the commercial environment of today, the mainstream media houses are not easily inclined to full heartedly assume their responsibilities in the interest of development and democratization, unless confronted...

Information about rules and rights to basic government services, financial services, markets, and prices are essential to make fully participate in society. It is impossible to create democratic and economically...