Media Monitoring Africa

In order to determine the trends in coverage of the Covid-19 pandemic in terms of sources in South African media, Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) is conducting bi-monthly monitoring and analysis activities. This is a series of reports and findings are compared against each other to show improvement, o...
Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) has been monitoring media’s coverage of different issues with the aim of determining trends in coverage. Among the issues monitored is climate change, a topic that has climbed up on the agenda of political and environmental debates and discussions over the recent year...
To commemorate National Child Protection Week, Media Monitoring Africa (MMA), together with the Department of Communications and Digital Technologies (DCDT), Google, Facebook, the Film Publication Board (FPB), Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA), MTN and Diana Schwarz Attorneys hosted th...
With COVID-19 regulations enforcing physical distancing and limited activity outside our homes – children are turning to social media for both online schooling and play, and oftentimes without the necessary digital literacy skills to successfully navigate the internet. Join us during Child Pro...
Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) has launched the second brief in the series, ‘Analysis of Covid-19 Media Coverage’.  These analyses are published bi-weekly with the first brief published on 8 May, 2020. MMA has been monitoring and analysing the media coverage of the Covid-19 in South Africa with ...
Entries are open for the Media Monitoring Africa lsu Elihle Awards 2020.   Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) invites journalists within the African continent to apply for the lsu Elihle Awards. Applications for this year’s awards open today (15 May 2020) and will close at midnight on the 30th of ...
Entries are open for the Media Monitoring Africa lsu Elihle Awards 2020. Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) invites journalists within the African continent to apply for the lsu Elihle Awards. Applications for this year’s awards open today (15 May 2020) and will close at midnight on the 30th of June 20...
Covid-19 and the Coronavirus has been dominating the media narrative around the world since the World Health Organisation announced the pandemic earlier this year. Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) has been monitoring and analysing the media coverage of the Covid-19 in South Africa. The purpose of the a...
Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) announces the application date for the lsu Elihle Awards. This year’s applications will open on the 15th of May 2020. Translated from IsiZulu to mean “Great Idea”, the Isu Elihle Awards aim to encourage fresh reporting and insightful investigations that seek to gi...