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The Zambia chapter of the Media Institute of Southern Africa defends and promotes media freedom, freedom of expression and access to information in Zambia.

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UNESCO Director-General condemns the killing of Lesotho broadcaster

UNESCO Director-General condemns the killing of Lesotho broadcaster

UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay has condemned the killing of the Lesotho broadcaster,c, and urged authorities to investigate the crime and hold those responsible to account. “Violent attacks on journalists must not be used to discourage them from conducting...

State of Press Freedom in Southern Africa Report launched at AMC

State of Press Freedom in Southern Africa Report launched at AMC

MISA Zambia was part of the African Media Convention (AMC) which took place from the 11th to the 13th of May 2023. During the convention, it participated in the launch of The State of Press Freedom in Southern Africa Report (2022). MISA Zambia Chairperson participated...

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In 1991, African journalists issued a historic call for press freedom.

30 years later, media professionals and others weigh in on the state of Africa’s press. Read their thoughts and join the conversation at #WHK30