An Analysis of the Media Environment in Africa: The Launch of IREX’s Inaugural Media Sustainability Index Africa, 2006-2007

In a luncheon presentation, panelists discussed the findings of the African Media Sustainability Index and prospects for independent media development in sub-Saharan Africa


Dave Peterson
Senior Director of the Africa Program at the National Endowment for Democracy


Leon Morse
Project Manager for IREX’s MSI Africa

Mark Nelson
Program Leader for governance diagnostics work at the World Bank Institute, which provided partial support for the MSI

Collins Wagumba
Audio Visual Producer and Lecturer at the Kenya Institute of Mass Communications and a recent Humphrey Fellow at the University of Maryland

Robert Daguillard
Head of the Central Africa Service at the Voice of America.

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