Archive for the ‘Frontpage’ Category

TMF awards Zanzibar Leo Sh167 million to strengthen IJ, build digital capacity

October 30, 2017  |   accountability,capacity building,development,Frontpage,media,poverty,rural,tanzania   |     |   Comments Off on TMF awards Zanzibar Leo Sh167 million to strengthen IJ, build digital capacity

Tanzania Media Foundation (TMF) on 27 October 2017 signed a grant contract valued at Sh167 million to work with Zanzibar Leo Newspaper as part of its content with transformation programme which aims to achieve sustainable investigative journalism in Tanzania. Speaking at the partnership launch event which was held alongside TMF’s quarterly learning session for journalists in Zanzibar, TMF executive director Er

TMF ED says there are opportunities for investigative reporting in Tanzania

July 29, 2017  |   accountability,anti-corruption,capacity building,Frontpage,media,tanzania,Uncategorized   |     |   Comments Off on TMF ED says there are opportunities for investigative reporting in Tanzania

Despite recently reported drops in press freedom in the country, the commitment by the president of Tanzania to fight corruption has created new opportunities for investigative journalism in Tanzania. The remark was made on 24 July at Ohio State University, by 2017 Study of the US Institute (SUSI) scholar and Tanzania Media Foundation Executive Director, Ernest Sungura, while presenting a paper on media systems and journalism practice ...

Big wins at the 2016 Excellence in Journalism Awards Tanzania

May 12, 2017  |   accountability,capacity building,development,Frontpage,media,rural,tanzania,Uncategorized   |     |   Comments Off on Big wins at the 2016 Excellence in Journalism Awards Tanzania

What does excellence in journalism look like? For us at Tanzania Media Foundation (TMF) it looks like the commitment that our grantees often put in their work as journalists, to ensure that whatever stories they work [caption id="attachment_1489" align="alignright" width="356"] Salome Kitomari with TMF mentors Jenerali Ulimwengu and Kiondo Mshana. Salome won an award for the best investigative journalism story in the print media for work done during ...

Call for mentors, experts and resource people

March 17, 2017  |   accountability,capacity building,development,Frontpage,media,rural,tanzania   |     |   Comments Off on Call for mentors, experts and resource people

  Are you interested in being part of our pool of media/media business mentors, experts and resource people? TMF is looking to create a team of experts/specialists with exceptional skills in journalism and or other fields and an outstanding track record in their career who can pass on their knowledge, skills and competences to journalists and/or media institutions through TMF’s learning and mentorship programme. This pool will support ...

Apply for TMF’s 2017 fellowship now!

March 04, 2017  |   accountability,capacity building,development,Frontpage,media,poverty,rural,tanzania,Uncategorized   |     |   Comments Off on Apply for TMF’s 2017 fellowship now!

Are you passionate about reporting on development? Would you like to enhance your capacity to produce data driven stories that promote accountability? If your answer to these questions is yes, Tanzania Media Foundation (TMF) would like to invite you to apply for a place on its 2017 Fellowship, Reporting Development. You will clearly state why you are interested in the programme and the thematic focus you plan to work on should you qualify. Read the ...

We are hiring: programme officer, accounts assistant and communication interns

January 25, 2017  |   capacity building,development,Frontpage,media,tanzania,Uncategorized   |     |   Comments Off on We are hiring: programme officer, accounts assistant and communication interns

Would you like to work for an organisation that is making a difference in the lives of ordinary Tanzanians? Are you able to multitask, have good organising skills and passionate about the media sector? TMF has vacancies for the following positions: Rural Dispatch Programme Officer Accounts assistant Communication interns (three positions) All positions are based in Dar es Salaam. For deadlines, please see each individual announcement.  

Call for proposals: curriculum developer

November 22, 2016  |   accountability,capacity building,development,Frontpage,media,tanzania   |     |   Comments Off on Call for proposals: curriculum developer

Tanzania Media Foundation (TMF) is looking for an expert in competence based curriculum development who will, through his/her expertise and networks, organise a curriculum development team to work with TMF to produce on its behalf a curriculum that shall contribute to increasing the professional capacity of media stakeholders and the quality and quantity of media products in Tanzania. For more information get the announcement-for-curriculum-developer.

Call for Content With Transformation concept notes

November 15, 2016  |   accountability,capacity building,development,Frontpage,media,rural,tanzania   |     |   Comments Off on Call for Content With Transformation concept notes

The Tanzania Media Foundation (TMF) which envisions a strong and independent Tanzanian media works to promote investigative and public interest journalism as well as facilitate critical reflection and learning. TMF is now accepting concept notes from media outlets interested in going through the organisation’s Content with Transformation programme. TMF’s Content with Transformation grant is worth up to Sh400 million per grantee. Do you qualify? Read the full call here: Content with Transformation grant-announcement.

Coders for TMF content analysis urgently wanted

November 03, 2016  |   capacity building,Frontpage,media,Uncategorized   |     |   Comments Off on Coders for TMF content analysis urgently wanted

Are you a postgraduate student pursuing a masters or PhD in journalism, psychology, business studies, communications, media studies, marketing or management? Tanzania Media Foundation(TMF) is expecting to conduct a content analysis of media products from December 12, 2016. For more information concerning this opportunity and how to apply, read the full call here: Call for content analysts/coders.  

Call for proposals: Design and set up new TMF website

September 01, 2016  |   Frontpage,Uncategorized   |     |   Comments Off on Call for proposals: Design and set up new TMF website

Towards improving its visibility and communication with various stakeholders, TMF is looking for a consultant to review its current website (www.tmf.or.tz) and redesign it with guidance from the organisation’s communication officer. TMF requires a website on which it can easily and regularly publish and update various forms of information in various formats to keep its partners and stakeholders informed about its work. For more information, download the full call here: TMF website design call for ...