Case Studies

Quote This Woman+

Quote This Woman+

How QW+ increase women’s voices in media and create a database of experts to increase the representation of women in media.

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Igunundu

Igunundu

How Igunundu’s passion for creating indigenous language content is driving digital opportunities.

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Volume

Volume

How Volume is perfecting low-cost, high-quality podcast production to tell stories of the pandemic and beyond.

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Viewfinder

Viewfinder

How Viewfinder is developing revenue streams to support hard-hitting accountability journalism.

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gsport

gsport

How gsport is creating partnerships and commercial sustainability to build the profile of women in sport.

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Hashtag Our Stories

Hashtag Our Stories

How Hashtag Our Stories is building a global network of citizen journalists using mobile tech to tell their own stories.

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Update | We bring news of new newsletters, interviews and articles worth reading

New Outlier newsletters This month Media Hack Collective have launched not one, but two new newsletters. The Outlier Local Government newsletter will unpack by-elections, court actions and the dissolution of municipalities across the country. Treevolution is focused...

Update | We bring news of events, fellowships, training and more…

Marikana documentary offer M&G Productions recently presented its first documentary: Markana: South Africa’s Dark Heart, exploring the massacre at the ‘koppie’ ten years ago and the questions remaining about that fateful day. To mark the occasion Mail &...

Update | We celebrate awards, nominations, new products and more…

Lots of prizes and new products - here is the latest on what SAMIP participants are up to: Recognition and awards Daily Maverick and Food for Mzansi were recently announced as winners in the prestigious WAN-IFRA African Digital Media Awards that recognises news...

Update | Viewfinder joins GIJN, SMWX collaborates with M&G, The Daily Vox and Namibia Media Trust engage with the youth on journalism and more…

 Viewfinder selected for global investigative journalism network Journalism start-up Viewfinder was recently welcomed into the Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN). They were selected from 46 applicants by the GIJN Board of Directors, expanding the global...

Update | World Press Freedom Day: Journalism under Digital Siege

World Press Freedom Day was proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in December 1993. Every year, a specific theme is chosen for World Press Day, and this year’s theme is “Journalism under digital siege”. This year’s theme not only highlights the ways that endanger...

Update | Media Hack Collective to host in-person training and publishes report on Covid-19 in SA, Explain on power outages in SA and keeping the KZN relief funds corruption-free, and more.

We are bringing you the latest from the SAMIP cohort, here are some updates on what our participants have been getting up to.   Media Hack Collective to host in-person training and publishes report on Covid-19 in SA Data journalism start-up Media Hack Collective...

Update | gsport covers women’s cricket world cup, 263Chat introduces new podcast, Radio Workshop releases podcast on vaccine hesitancy, and more

SAMIP brings you some updates on what the cohort has been up to, here’s the latest from the South Africa Media Innovation Program. gsport covers women’s cricket world cup Women’s sports news outlet, gsport concluded International Women’s month on a high with a...

Update | Quote This Women+ International Women’s Day fundraiser, Food for Mzansi kicks-off AgriCareers roadshow, Viewfinder Carte Blanche exposé, and more

SAMIP participants have been working around the clock, here are some updates from in and around the cohort.   Quote This Women+ International Women's Day Campaign and fundraiser  In light of International Women’s Month and Quote This Woman’s third birthday, the...

Update | Director of NMT joins QTW+ database, Hashtag at Active Minds National Conference 2022, Participants cover Russian invasion of Ukraine, and more

It is that exciting time once again, we are bringing you the latest on what the SAMIP participants have been getting up to. Director of Namibia Media Trust joins Quote This Women+ database Director of Namibia Media Trust, Zoe Titus has been added to the database of...

Update | Hashtag Our Stories at Expo2020Dubai, Igunundu launches new products, Namibia Media Trust at The Media Freedom Conference, and more

SAMIP participants have been working around the clock, here are some updates from in and around the cohort. Hashtag Our Stories at the Expo 2020 Dubai Co-founder of storytelling agency, Hashtag Our Stories Yusuf Omar featured at the Expo 2020 Dubai during Global Goals...