The Highway Africa conference has gone international this year. The 16th edition of the largest annual gathering of African journalists and communications experts has partnered with the Global Forum for Media Development (GFMD), which will be co-hosting its third world conference with Highway Africa.
After a brief sojourn to Cape Town last year, Highway Africa (HA) is back to the familiar sights of Rhodes University in Grahamstown, and will run from 9 to 11 September.
Chris Kabwato, director of Highway Africa, said the involvement of GFMD follows the precedent set over the last three years where HA has partnered with a number of organisations to co-host one, two, or several conferences in one big tent. Read the rest of this entry »