Climate Change: AMDF Partners KADSWAC to Campaign on Value of Water

Africa Media Development Foundation (AMDF) and the Kaduna State Water Corporation (KADSWAC) are partnering to raise the consciousness of the populace on the value of water as a measure to mitigate climate reality in the state. No doubt, the devastating effect of climate change continues to be on the increase in Sub-Saharan Africa including Nigeria, currently, about 65 per…

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AMDF Holds Quarterly Media Roundtable on Climate and Environment.

Africa Media Development Foundation (AMDF), in collaboration with Bridge That Gap Initiative, on Monday in Kaduna during this year’s first quarter Media Roundtable on Climate and Environment have attributed most of the environmental challenges experienced to human activities. The Participants noted that human activities had driven animals and birds into extinction, as some plants they supposed to be fed…

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AMDF Congratulates Gloria Kasang Bulus over Climate Reality’s Green Ring Award

By Sekyen Dadik   Africa Media Development Foundation (AMDF) Congratulates Gloria Kasang Bulus, the Executive Director, Bridge that Gap Initiative, over the prestigious Climate Reality’s Green Ring Award by Nobel Laureate and former US Vice President, Al Gore.   AMDF is happy to celebrate with Gloria, with whom we have partnered to promote climate issues in the media over…

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AMDF Congratulates Oladeinde For His Selection Into Climate Reporting Fellowship

By Hannatu Musa Mato Africa Media Development Foundation (AMDF) congratulates Oladeinde Olawoyin, for his selection, alongside 11 others from African countries, to participate in the Climate Tracker’s Investigative Journalism Fellowship. Three others are Nigerian journalists including two reporters of International Centre for Investigative Reporting (ICIR), Niyi Oyedeji and Amos Abba, as well as a former intern with The ICIR,…

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Advocacy visit to the Honorable Commissioner Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources.

The Network of Civil Society on Environment environment paid an advocacy visit to the Commissioner, Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources’ Hon Ibrahim Garba Hussaini to seek for partnership with the ministry on issues affecting the environment The team which was led by the Executive Director Bridge That Gap Initiative, Gloria Kassang Bulus congratulated the Commissioner on his appointment…

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AMDF Strengthens Capacity of Journalists in Reporting Climate Change

As part of efforts to strengthen the capacity of journalists in reporting issues around environment and climate change, Africa Media Development Foundation (AMDF) held a Media Roundtable on Tuesday, 3rd September at the AMDF Training Room in Kaduna, Nigeria. The Executive Director AMDF, Iliya Kure noted “if journalists have a clear understanding of the environment and climate change, they…

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Climate Tracker offers Reporting Fellowships [Worldwide]

journalists ages 18 to 32 are invited to enter this contest for a chance to win a fully-funded trip. Climate Tracker is accepting candidates for a reporting fellowship to cover the Climate Negotiations Nov. 29 to Dec.14 in Santiago, Chile. Contestants must publish a story, photo series or video about stopping a fossil fuel project in their country. Entries can be in…

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