"Voices of Africa is a training programme initiated by Voices of Africa Media Foundation. Its goal is to empower you African men and women with limited media experience to pursue a career as community reporter. Central to the training programme is the potential of the mobile phone as a powerful reporting tool. With trainings and materials designed to fit the taste and interest of young Africans, we train reporters to use the mobile phone to create objective news about their own communities. We use online coaching by media professionals and publish the stories on this training website www.voicesofafrica.com.Mobile reports on this website are made by current trainees and reflect their progress. The reporters under training bring out stories based on local views and issues." This blog received the Best Videoblog Jury Award 2008 of Deutsche Welle. ... [according to site editor’s information]
JournAfrica! ist ein deutschsprachiges, frei zugängliches Nachrichtenportal für Journalismus aus Afrika. Afrikanische JournalistInnen aus über 50 Ländern liefern Informationen aus erster Hand. Dafür greifen die Herausgeber nicht auf konventionelle Korrespondentenstrukturen zurück, sondern treten in direkten Kontakt mit Autoren vor Ort. Die Redaktion vergrößert stetig das Netzwerk aus afrikanischen JournalistInnen, BloggerInnen, FotografInnen und Karikaturisten. Ausgebildete Übersetzer sorgen für eine hohe sprachliche Qualität der Inhalte, die auf Deutsch und im Original abrufbar sind. ... [gemäß den Informationen des Anbieters]
The website of the magazine "LoNam - Das Afrika-Magazin" as well as the print-edition, is aimed at informing its readers about Africa and the everyday life of Africans in Germany. The magazine and the website are in German language as it is directed towards Germans and Africans living in Germany [according to the site editor's information, editorial staff ilissAfrica]....
"The African Information Centre was founded in 2005 by the African-Czech civic association Humanitas Afrika. It provides information on the African continent through library services (with online catalogue) and a variety of educational and cultural events for the general public. The centre is also a meeting point for the cultural dialogue between the Czechs and the Africans living in the Czech Republic." [according to site editor’s information] ... [supplemented]
A directory of media organizations across the continent; also with online documents about critical media issues, e.g. country reports of the "African Media Development Initiative" (AMDI) [editors ilissAfrica]
Website of the Congolese journalist Kalonji with articles not only on Congo-Kinshasa and other parts of Africa but also on worldwide topics. His blog http://www.congoblog.net received the Best Weblog French Jury Award 2008 of Deutsche Welle. [editors ilissAfrica]
News, reports, analyses on Westafrican countries (francophone as well as anglophone countries) provided by the information portal Ouestaf.com from Dakar. News can be viewd by country, among others, you will find a dossier on Westafrican Higher Education, furthermore you will find several blogs (among others by the chief editor himself). This website received the « Uemoa Netcom Award » (Umeoa: West African Economic and Monetary Union) in 2008 and 2009 for being the best information portal. ... [editors ilissAfrica]