26 September 2012 12:00-13:00 (GMT+00) – Public event, New Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London, W1A 1AA, BBC New Broadcasting House
This event will provide an overview of the successes and challenges encountered in supporting the media in Angola, Sierra Leone, and Tanzania to improve transparency, accountability and participation in governance. The event is part of the Governance and Transparency Fund (GTF) meeting series ‘Demanding accountability from the bottom up: examining what works, what does not work, and why’.
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BBC Media Action: The role of media in transparency and accountability in Africa
26 September 2012, 12-13.30, London. Watch the video here.
The BBC Media Action GTF programme, ‘A National Conversation’, is operating projects in Angola, Tanzania and Sierra Leone, supporting media, in particular local and national radio, to enable citizens to engage with their elected representatives and hold them to account.