WASHINGTON, DC – A record US$991.2 billion in illicit capital flowed out of developing and emerging economies in 2012—facilitating crime, corruption, and tax evasion—according to the latest study released today ... Read more
Sahelien journalists help bring a local perspectives and on-the-ground reporting in Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso.
OSIWA partner, Sahelien.com, also helps train local journalists in Bamako and Niamey.
Here’s a look at ... Read more
The Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA) is soliciting logo proposals for our Election Situation Room (ESR), a rapid-response electoral monitoring tool.
We are seeking an innovative design that represents ... Read more
Accra, Ghana – November 21th
On November 19 and 20th, the Global Editors Network and Penplusbytes invited seven teams from the Ghanaian media to participate in a competition on media innovation ... Read more
Lagos, Nigeria – November 26th
On November 24 and 25th, the Global Editors Network, Pan-Atlantic University and OSIWA (Open Society Initiative for West Africa) invited 11 teams from the Nigerian media ... Read more
Lagos, Nigeria – November 23rd
The second Editors Lab named #HackAgainstEbola, will be co-organized by the School of Media and Communication (Pan-Atlantic University), OSIWA (Open Society Initiative for West Africa) and ... Read more