Africa Elections Project

The African Elections project is aimed at developing the capacity of the media in ICTs in order for them to use it as a tool for election coverage and the provision of elections information and knowledge. The sub levels of this project are : Training for senior editors, journalists and reporters; Development and dissemination of Election Guide for the Media; SMS/Mobile application in election coverage and monitoring; Information and Knowledge Online Portal; Knowledge products for the media; Media Content Monitoring. The project is co-ordinated by the International Institute for ICT Journalism www.penplusbytes.org working hand in hand with key partners and with funding from Open Society Initiative for West Africa www.osiwa.org