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Africa Information and Media Summit

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The Africa Information and Media Summit will bring together Africa’s media leaders, journalists and civil society to discuss the current and future status of Press Freedom and access to information in Africa.
The Summit includes five media events which will take place in Cape Town, South Africa, from 17 to 19 September 2011:

- the Pan African Summit on Access to Information organized by the African Platform on Access to information,
- the Southern Africa Broadcasting Association Annual General Meeting,
- the African Media Leaders Forum organized by the African Media Initiative
- the Highway Africa Conference and Digital Citizen Indaba organized by Rhodes University (South Africa).


Type of Event Meeting by Member States or Institutions
Start 17.09.2011 08:00 local time
End 19.09.2011 17:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Du Toit, Jaco
Organizer MISA
Contact Sampa Kangwa-Wilkie (
Country South Africa
City Cape Town
Venue Cape Town Convention Centre
Street 1 Lower Long Street
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants 1000
Official Website
Link 1 Highway Africa
Link 2 Digital Citizen Indaba
Link 3 African Media Leaders Forum
Link 4


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