Thursday, 08 July 2010 16:06

Gillmor's learnings from Africa (video)

Dan Gillmor, author of We the Media and journalism educator from Arizona State University chaired sessions on entrepreneurial journalism. He speaks about the importance of mobile to Africa's media future and cautions about over investing social media such as Facebook.

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On day two of the syndicate discussion on entrepreneurial journalism at the World Journalism Education Congress, the chairman of the syndicate, Remzi Lani, summarised the previous day’s discussions and then invited Gillmor to continue with his insights. Gillmor encouraged participants who had issues from the previous day to speak up.

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Encouraging students to be job creators rather than job seekers was a key argument during Tuesday's first of two World Journalism Education Congress syndicate discussions on entreprenurial journalism. The definition and role of entrepreneurs, and their role within journalism education, was also explored.

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