Abdul Noormohamed

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We envision a future where everyone has the power to shape society. In a new blog out today, CEO @stephenk01 shares how Luminate has evolved our strategy to concentrate on the issues & places where we can best deliver the greatest impact. luminategroup.com/posts/blog/ens…
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Shared fortunes: Why Britain, the European Union, and Africa need one another: ecfr.eu/publication/sh… via @ecfr
It is very difficult to not despair as a Nigerian. The growing insecurity, the abysmal state of the economy, nearly nonexistent health, education, power sectors; the lack of leadership - even in the midst of crisis, etc.
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We're delighted to support @InsideTheCabal with seed funding at this pivotal moment in their development. We look forward to partnering with them as they provide content for youth, tell the untold African tech stories & shine more light on the continent’s vibrant digital economy.
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We are delighted to welcome the brilliant @iGaddo to the pages of the @thecontinent_.
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New research from #MozillaFellow, @Odangaring, finds foreign groups are peddling influence in Kenya (helped by @Twitter’s trending algorithm) with the aim of corrupting the integrity of civic debate that happens on the platform. Read on 🧵foundation.mozilla.org/blog/investiga…5
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🎞️#TheTerritoryy premieres at#Sundancee tonight at 8:15 PM EST We're proud to have supported this important film, co-produced with the Indigenous Uru-eu-wau-wau community in Brazil, which tells the story of the fight for the Amazon rainforest.r
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"It was long ago and it was far away, oh God it seems so very far. And if life is just a highway, then the soul is just a car. And objects in the rearview mirror may appear closer than they are" Of all his songs, I loved this one the most. RIP #Meatloaf youtube.com/watch?v=3jPMv9…
Addressing Loopholes In Digital And Data Rights: This Is What It Will Take. Article summarises African digital rights in 2021 and point a way forward. @AINoormohamed #digitalrights africa.com/addressing-loo…
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What i read, watched, and listened to in 2021 noormohamed.net/2021/12/29/its…
"While the fashion for carved doors is common in the Islamic world; it is only on the Swahili coast that doors survive in such profusion; even in humble dwellings" / Carved doors from Swahili Cities: -Bagamoyo (Tz), Siyu (fort), Zanzibar (house of wonders), Lamu, Kenya (house)📷m
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#Africa: there is an urgent imperative to boost research to significantly influence the government and understand loopholes in digital and data rights, says @AINoormohamed theafricareport.com/157548/address…
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Local news organizations can be a lifeline for isolated communities. The latest #InflectionPoint report highlights how brave journalists have stood up to the challenge of a global pandemic ➡️ data2021.sembramedia.org @jamessmat @AfricaTazama
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If you want to hear more from @AINoormohamed about the #InflectionPoint report and digital news media in Africa, don't miss his latest article on @qzafrica qz.com/2093836/despit…
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"Africa's digital news organizations are punching above their weight, uncovering untold stories and creating change." Watch @AINoormohamed share how these outlets are making a real impact. #InflectionPoint
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“Around the world, press freedom is under threat so we’re committing critical seed money to launch a new multilateral effort, the International Fund for Public Interest Media, to sustain independent media around the world.” - @POTUS ifpim.org/resources/pres… #IFPIM
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What a joy it has been to listen to Abdulrazak Gurnah, one of our world's great and significant teller of stories that matter .... twitter.com/AlexandraPring…
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Over 1.5 million people have been killed by guns in the U.S.A. since John Lennon was shot and killed on December 8, 1980.
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#TheBeatlesGetBack is definitely one of my highlights of 2021, and yes, I can’t listen to the Let It Be album now without appreciating Billy Preston’s genius. twitter.com/thebeatles/sta…
How can global stakeholders help restore independent media’s status as a vital public good? 📅 Register to join tomorrow's conversation with@ForeignPolicyy,@FundFreeMediaa,@PowerUSAIDD,@patrickgaspardd &@franceszbrownn. foreignpolicy.zoom.us/webinar/regist…b#FreeMediaforDemocracyy#IFPIMMtwitter.com/ForeignPolicy/…l
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What @PwaniTribune is doing is just amazing! Would absolutely love to support this. twitter.com/shailjapatel/s…
Congratulations @katibainstitute for the launch of your new strategic plan. Proud yo be associated with your work #KILookingForward #KatibaInstituteAt11 twitter.com/katibainstitut…
“This report shines a light on a new generation of creative and courageous media entrepreneurs” - @AINoormohamed. Catch up on what’s been said of the latest #InflectionPoint report: twitter.com/TheStarKenya/s…
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We'll be at the @ParisPeaceForum this week talking about why an independent, coordinated, and multilateral fund is vital for public interest media's development, sustainability, and independence, protecting its role as a cornerstone of democracy worldwide #ParisPeaceForum2021
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#Africa’s #digital native #media are responding to African realities & putting their own stamp on how to create positive change & transform societies. They are working hard to attract audiences that often feel under-represented by existing media outlets cnbcafrica.com/2021/digital-n…
"The dissemination of disinformation has huge potential to undermine the fairness & credibility of elections. It also threatens democratic political & policy-making processes." Read how our partner @MediaMattersZA is fighting disinformation⬇️ mediamonitoringafrica.org/2021/10/20/med…
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At @luminategroup, we seek to defend the rights of those who have been disempowered or marginalised so that they are able to meaningfully participate in civic life. One of our partners in #Africa is @NamatiKenya theafricareport.com/137156/without…
The sunrises over Mombasa, making the Indian Ocean a golden pool off Kenya. (You can't tell it from this peaceful scene but shipping is up 11% at the city's port this year over last year.)
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"Investing in tech alone is not going to help in making sustained change." Watch @AINoormohamed share why we need non-tech activities like offline organizing, advocacy, and storytelling to make tech truly effective ⤵️ youtube.com/watch?v=BVYDvh… #CTIF21 #DIYAfrica
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People who tell the truth are the best kind of people.
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Congratulations, @mariaressa! We're glad to see the Nobel Committee celebrating brave journalists fighting to hold power to account and defend media freedom. Let this boost our efforts to #HoldTheLine. twitter.com/NobelPrize/sta…
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Just got these in the mail and my stomach is in flutters. It only took eight years….
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“.. they are representatives of all journalists who stand up for this ideal in a world in which democracy and freedom of the press face increasingly adverse conditions” #NobelPeacePrize Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov win 2021 Nobel Peace Prize aje.io/8r3k2k
Abdulrazak Gurnah wins the 2021 Nobel prize in literature #NobelPrizeLiterature theguardian.com/books/2021/oct…
"To stem the rising tide of mis and disinformation, hate and harmful content online, we need to ensure that the big tech platforms and their business models operate in support of democracy rather than systematically undermining it." - Our CEO @stephenk01 live @ForumAthens
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In @OfficialMakueni, #publicparticipation is entrenched in all county processes and was part of the process when the CIDP was being developed. @EliudMUNYAO2 is highlighting their process & what the other counties can pick up on in their own context #government #countydata
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Today we celebrate Prof. #YashPalGhai. What is your message to Prof. ahead of the launch of the book "Furthering constitutions, birthing peace" by his friends? Join us in celebrating Prof Ghai by registering via kabarak-ac-ke.zoom.us/meeting/regist… @KULSA_Kabarak
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@AINoormohamed: Civic Tech must be coupled with organising abilities, and should not be purely on the innovation themselves to have an impact. #DIYAfrica 🌍
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@AINoormohamed: When you strategise as an innovative initiative, you need to think about how your strategies fit into the people that you innovating for on the ground.
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🌍 Interested in democracy across Africa? Don't miss next week's#CTIF211 and the Opening Plenary with@AINoormohamedd. Register here:civictech.africa/ctif21/D#DIYAfricaaU
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Applications for @BarazaLab's Incubator programme are open for another 10 days. It will assist incubated media startups in Kenya with support to develop a route to commercialization, formulation of a strong management team, + more. Apply by Sept. 17. buff.ly/3yyaGdy
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