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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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Cyber laws must allow media to facilitate good governance

Cyber laws must allow media to facilitate good governance

MISA Zambia has called on the revision of the Cyber Security and Cyber Crimes Act to enable the media play its watchdog role and facilitate good governance. Speaking during a World Press Freedom Day (WPFD) information session supported by UNESCO, MISA Zambia National...

MISA Zambia demands the right for Access to Information

MISA Zambia demands the right for Access to Information

MISA Zambia says the delays in the enactment of the Access to Information (ATI) law has excluded Zambia from having a more informed and engaged citizenry. During the information session on freedom of expression offline/online and ATI held at Asmara Hotel in Lusaka,...

The 2021 MISA Regional Annual Report is now Available!

The 2021 MISA Regional Annual Report is now Available!

This is an snippet from the Chairperson’s Report The year 2021 was one of consolidation and the repositioning of our organisation in the aftermath of the several headwinds that we faced. When we started this journey – midway through 2021 – we dared to dream and our...

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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