The Sentinel Project, based in Toronto, works on early warning systems to prevent genocide. Its project Hatebase was built to help government agencies, NGOs, research organizations and other philanthropic individuals and groups use hate speech as a predictor for regional violence. The Sentinel Project focuses on these issues in Myanmar (Burma), Iran, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan and Sri […]
The Dangerous Speech Project works to prevent violence by diminishing the harmful effects of inflammatory public speech without harming freedom of expression. The project’s focus countries include Canada, Kenya, Myanmar, Nigeria, Sri Lanka and the U.S. Contact Susan Benesch.
Report on religion in Eastern Africa.
Report on religion in Kenya.
An international non-profit organization whose mission is to empower local media worldwide to give people the news and information they need, the ability to connect and the means to make their voices heard.
13-part series aired on national television in Kenya and produced each year by the students of The Mohamed Amin Foundation. Show is a platform for Kenyans to speak out on human rights issues. Programmes include 5-minute, researched feature story to focus the discussion; a host; a 30-to-50-person audience; a special guest; and a live, nine-piece band. Students shoot […]
Training course teaching professional skills and techniques in multimedia communication, broadcast video production and film. Instruction combines theory and hands-on training. Offers one to three years of diploma courses.
Foundation formed to memorialize African journalist Mohamed Amin. Focuses on training media students from around Africa in technology and film in order to improve communication in Africa and address new technological challenges.