Nigeria Media Capacity Development Report 2020

Cover page of Nigeria Media Capacity Development Report
Cover page of Nigeria Media Capacity Development Report

The Nigeria Media Capacity Development Report 2020 which is the first edition of what will be an annual publication documents various programmes and activities held last year in the country that enhanced the capacity of media organizations and individuals.

It contains feedbacks from participants and beneficiaries of the various programmes and projects on what they learnt and suggestions for improvement.

Other contents include:

  • Attestations by journalists who maximises the opportunities they had in 2020
  • Opportunities for student journalists
  • Awards
  • Insightful interview quotes on capacity development by accomplished journalists
  • Funders
  • Database of media NGOs and support organisations
  • How to maximise capacity development opportunities in 2021
  • About Media Career Development Network

This report was published in January 2021 by Media Career Development Network.

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Training and networking workshop for journalists in Africa

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Apply for Vaccine Grant Program to fact-check vaccine hoaxes

DEADLINE: MARCH 22, 2021 —The International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) in collaboration with WhatsApp seeks applications for Vaccine Grant Program. APPLY HERE