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2000 Euro Cash Prize in Award for Most Innovative Website

Submissions are encouraged for The RFI Net Africa Prize, hosted by Radio France Internationale (RFI), which honours Africa’s most innovative website or multimedia creation. Organised in partnership with UNESCO and the l’Agence universitaire de la Francophonie, the RFI Net Africa Prize 2005 aims to discover, encourage and promote projects that contribute to development in one […]

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First Time Media Monitoring Ahead of Egypt’s Presidential Elections

On 7 September, Egypt will hold its first presidential elections allowing multiple candidates to compete for the presidency. The Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies (CIHRS) is currently carrying out a monitoring project to record how the elections are being covered in Egyptian media. Initial findings show that the coverage so far has been biased […]

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Creating Global Debate with a Focus on Africa

With both monthly and weekly series on topics ranging from economics and international affairs to science and philosophy, the international organisation Project Syndicate provides newspapers worldwide with commentaries current topics. The special “Into Africa” series brings the voices of leading African thinkers, politicians, economists and writers to the world at large. RAP 21 spoke to […]