African Media

Coding for Africa

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Code for Africa aims to fund various open-data projects across Africa.
Code for Africa aims to fund various open-data projects across Africa. Code for Africa

Code for Africa. Stephen Abbott Pugh, an ICFJ Knight fellow working with Code for Africa, talks about the initiative and how it aims to fund various open-data projects across Africa, enable data journalism and make more information available to the general public.This week's programme will also take a look at Southern Africa, where The Media Institute for Southern Africa released its yearly report titled “Most Open and Secretive Government Institutions in Southern Africa”." > In this week's African Media, RFI takes a look at Code for Africa. Stephen Abbott Pugh, an ICFJ Knight fellow working with Code for Africa, talks about the initiative and how it aims to fund various open-data projects across Africa, enable data journalism and make more information available to the general public.This week's programme will also take a look at Southern Africa, where The Media Institute for Southern Africa released its yearly report titled “Most Open and Secretive Government Institutions in Southern Africa”.