MEDIA FOR GOOD
A vibrant, independent, responsible, and diverse media sector in Tanzania that serves public interest
Improving the state and the performance of the media in Tanzania with respect to the public interest journalism
Strengthening media for accountability
We are committed to advancing the three-fold role of the media – that is, as a watchdog, agenda-setter, and gatekeeper in Tanzania. We believe that the media can provide checks and balances on powerful sectors of society.
Mentors & Experts
TMF Strategy 2020-2023
Tanzania Media Foundation’s (TMF) strategic plan for 2020-2023 will work towards a vibrant, independent, responsible, and diversified media sector. Our focus will be on improving the state and performance of the media in Tanzania with respect to public interest journalism.
PEOPLE ARE SAYING
Read what our beneficiaries and stakeholders are saying about us.
My appreciation to TMF for building knowledge capacity to journalists concerning road safety and development which help them to be specialists in writing critical stories on road safety and development.
TMF is doing a wonderful and sterling job which deserves accolades from all media professionals. I have seen substantial growth amongst reporters who were under my stewardship for two years in a row.
Despite the urge to break news, journalistic principles must always be adhered to. However this has not been the case in the recent days as numerous stories have been noted...Read more
Towards the end of 2020 and 2021, TMF conducted a fact checking masterclass with online media journalists to build their capacities in information verification through fact checking training and debunking...Read more
With the recent trend of journalism without being accompanied by visual factual representation of the information, and even when data has been used, journalists have often misinterpreted or overlooked the...Read more