South African media celebrates excellence in journalism at the Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards

The South African National Editors’ Forum and Standard Bank held a successful and prestigious awards ceremony on Saturday night to honour the best of SA journalism.

Latest research contributions from WCJ staff

Wits Centre for Journalism lecturers, project heads and fellows have recently contributed to important research in the field through book chapters and prominent reports. Here are a few highlights.

WCJ hosts workshop on community radio governance, sustainability, and viability

To help stakeholders and media organisations stay on top of changes and challenges in the dynamic environment of community radio, the Wits Centre for Journalism hosted a three-day workshop looking at issues of governance, sustainability and viability.

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Revenue Generation for African Newsrooms

Revenue Generation for African Newsrooms

The Wits Centre for Journalism, fraycollege, the Media Development Investment Fund and the Sustainable Journalism Partnership recently hosted an online workshop looking at Revenue Generation for African Newsrooms. The workshop featured speakers Lars Tallert – speaking on sustainability; Adedeji Adekunle – speaking on innovation; and Des Latham – speaking on revenue generation strategies.