On the homepage of the KomTech Institute for Communication and Technology Research, you can find full text documents (often also theses) classed by topic and regions. It was founded in 1987 and tries to combine empirical research with theoretical analyses, applied consulting, science, evaluation and continuing education. KomTech mostly works on projects in the field of international communication.
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Data base about the press, radio and television in West Africa. You can search for a titel, type of media, country, status (commercial, religious, ...) or periodicity. The data base gives information about the address, phone number, homepage and possibly the history (present director, date of foundation, ...) of the respective institution. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Links to many professional organisations like press agencies, international organisations, associations of journalists, informational gateways, gateways to formation in the media etc. [editors ilissAfrica]
MEDIAF ist ein Netzwerk französischsprachiger Zeitungen. Ziele des von der Organisation Internationale de la Frankophonie geförderten Netzwerks ist den Austausch zwischen den Zeitungen zu fördern und ihre Entwicklung zu unterstützen. Die Webseite bietet eine Suchmöglichkeit nach Medien; außerdem findet man viele News über die Frankophone Welt. ... [Redaktion Guiderom]
AllAfrica Global Media is a multi-media content service provider, systems technology developer and the largest electronic distributor of African news and information worldwide. This website is among the Internet's largest content sites, posting over 800 stories daily in English and French and offering a diversity of multi-lingual streaming programming as well as over 750,000 articles in our searchable archive. Strategic alliances with media and information technology companies, such as Comtex News Network, Radio France Internationale, and the BBC, extend AllAfrica's global reach. Content agreements with over 100 African news organizations generate steady revenues for the content partners and give them, in turn, access to the prize-winning reporting of the AllAfrica team. You must be a subscriber to access the AllAfrica archive and use our advanced search facility. Subscription is free of costs. ... [according to site editors` information]
The House of Media unites the main protagonists in the field of written and audio-visual media media in Benin. You will find information about the different professional associations, about the different media in Benin, about laws concerning the media and other things. [editors ilissAfrica]
"For fourteen years the Highway Africa conference has been at the centre of Africa’s debates on journalism and new media. The conference has over the years become the largest annual gathering of African journalists in the world." You will find a lot of information on the current conference, some information on past conferences can be found under "news". The "research" section offers you some free e-books concerning media and journalism in Africa (content see table of contents)....
The website of the National Archives of Nigeria gives you broad information on the holdings of the archive sites in Ibadan, Enugu and Kaduna. Furthermore, you will find information on the story and structure of the National Archives and some basic information on Nigeria (national anthem incl. audio file, flag, etc...) and workshops and projects of the archive. ... [editors ilissAfrica]