Events

Key workshops and events organized by MESHA

February 1 to June 30, 2017: Testing, administering and follow up for a new web based platform which aims to connect local journalists to researchers, including the wider science journalism community, fast and on demand.

November 20 to 21, 2016: Nairobi, Kenya: Capacity building workshop for journalists reporting on communicable and non-communicable diseases in conjunction with Novartis (45 participants).

October 23 to 28, 2016: Nairobi, Kenya: Capacity building workshop for journalists reporting on infectious diseases in conjunction with the World Health Organisation and the World Conference of Science Journalists. (33 participants)

 

March 15, 2016: Accra, Ghana – Second India – Africa Dialogue and Media Briefing on Water and Sanitation Dialogue Meeting – Airport West Hotel, Accra, Ghana in conjunction with India based Centre for Science and Environment (27 participants)

December 10-11, 2015: Nairobi, Kenya: Capacity building workshop for journalists reporting on emergencies in conjunction with the World Health Organisation and the World Conference of Science Journalists (25 participants).

November 22-24, 2015: Nairobi Kenya: Second Kenya Science Journalists Congress 2015, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi in conjunction with over ten partners (130 participants).

October 15-16, 2015: Laico Regency Hotel, Nairobi: Capacity Building Workshop on Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs) for African Journalists in conjunction with Environmental Compliance Institute (45 participants)

February 27, 2015: Eastland Hotel, Nairobi: First India – Africa Dialogue and Media Briefing on Air Quality and Mobility 2015, Eastland Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya in conjunction with India based Centre for Science and Environment (40 participants)

October 12-15, 2014: Eastland Hotel, Nairobi: The second African Conference of Science Journalists 2014, Eastland Hotel, Nairobi in conjunction with over ten partners (150 participants)

August 15 to 16, 2013: KEMRI, Nairobi: First Kenya Science Journalists Congress 2013, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi in conjunction with over ten partners (150 participants)

August 20-23, 2012: First African Science Journalists Conference 2012, Nakuru, Bontana Hotel, in conjunction with Internews in Kenya and USAID (200 participants)