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

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ACHPR raises concern over mass surveillance

ACHPR raises concern over mass surveillance

The African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (ACHPR) has raised concern about the prevalence of mass surveillance and unlawful targeted communication surveillance that does not conform with international human rights law and standards. The ACHPR said this...

Malawi Police seizure of MBC journalists’ gadgets raises concerns

Malawi Police seizure of MBC journalists’ gadgets raises concerns

MISA Malawi would like to express its concern over the seizure of mobile phones and laptops belonging to Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) journalists who are being suspected of running a fake MBC Facebook page. We have established that a number of MBC journalists...

Call for MISA Malawi Membership Application and Renewal 2024

Call for MISA Malawi Membership Application and Renewal 2024

MISA Malawi would like to inform its current and prospective members that membership subscription for 2024 is due. MISA Malawi is a membership-based Non-Governmental Organisation which advocates for Media Freedom, Freedom of Expression and Access to Information both...

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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