- Street / Area: 30 Duade street
- City: Accra
- Country: Ghana
- Phonenumber: +233 302 2424 70
- Email: info[@]mfwa.com
- Website: https://www.mfwa.com
- Organizations details: Media and entertainment
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Media Foundation for West Africa MFWA
Media Foundation for West Africa MFWA is a regional independent non-governmental organization. It is the biggest and most influential media development and freedom of expression advocacy organisation in West Africa with national partner organisations in all 16 countries of the region. The MFWA is also the Secretariat of the Continental Network of the most Prominent Free Expression and Media Development Organisations in Africa, known at the Africa Freedom of Expression Exchange (AFEX) Network. In the last 18 years, the MFWA and its partners have successfully promoted freedom of expression rights, media professionalism, and media-led advocacy for peace building, and participatory governance across West Africa. Below is Our Mission and Vision.
To promote and defend the right to freedom of expression of all persons particularly the media and human rights defenders in West Africa.
A West Africa in which all persons enjoy the right to freedom of expression without fear or threat by any actors.
Based on the context analysis, the vision, mission and the overall goal, the organisationâ€™s work will be aimed at achieving the following objectives during the period 2015-2020:
– Noticeable improvement in respecting and protecting the right to freedom of expression by state and non-state actors in West Africa.
– The publicâ€™s right to access information is guaranteed by regional and national laws and respected in practice.
– The media in West Africa are more independent and professional, and contribute to democracy and development in the respective countries in the region.
– The MFWA has efficient systems, adequate funding from diversified sources, broad network of national partners as well as competent and highly motivated staff.
Media Foundation For West Africa
30 Duade Street,
Kokomlemle, Accra, Ghana.
Tel: +233 302 2424 70
Fax: +233 302 221084
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