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Mano Convenes an Afrokology Workshop at Bayreuth University

Students and staff at Bayreuth University participated in a week-long workshop on Afrokology of media and communication. It was part of a critical engagement with the epistemic boundaries of […]

11 January 2023
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Methodologies for Empowering Small-Scale Farmers with a Chatbot

CAMRI’s Winston Mano and Professor Lusike Mukhongo (Western Michigan University) participated in two online events where they jointly presented the methodological rationale for their Mozilla funded project, “Wezesha na […]

11 January 2023
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Winston Mano talks to Chinese University about Alternative Cross-Cultural Communication

The coming together of people from differing cultural backgrounds has increased due to today’s heightened mobility of individuals, especially driven by travel for educational, social, economic and political reasons. […]

11 January 2023
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CAMRI’s Winston Mano calls for urgent legal reforms to strengthen PSBs in Africa

The role of public service broadcasters in Africa is seriously undermined by stringent and unsuitable legal frameworks. Legal hurdles have resulted in African national broadcasters without legal independence, a […]

11 January 2023
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Peter Cunliffe-Jones discusses false news laws at the Africa Facts Summit 2022

On the 10th November 2022, Peter Cunliffe-Jones presented work on false news laws at the Africa Facts Summit held in Nairobi, Kenya. Cunliffe-Jones’ talk formed part of a two […]

11 January 2023
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Viola Shafik and Naomi Sakr discuss Documentary Filmmaking in the Middle East and North Africa

Naomi Sakr recently moderated a virtual book talk with Viola Shafik, editor of the newly released Documentary Filmmaking in the Middle East and North Africa, where they discussed how […]

11 January 2023
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Changing the Narrative about African Diaspora Media Users from an Afrokological Standpoint

In his talk to the African Intercultural Philosophy network (OZSW), held on the 2nd of September 2022, at the Vrije Universiteit in the Netherlands, Winston Mano introduced Afrokology (Mano […]

11 January 2023
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Winston Mano to join Mozilla project that will create a mobile phone app for Kenyan farmers

CAMRI’s Winston Mano and his international team of researchers are among the eight projects each awarded USD $50,000 by Mozilla to leverage the Kiswahili language and voice technology for […]

11 January 2023
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What does Afrokology bring to media and communication studies?

CAMRI’s Winston Mano addressed the question of what does Afrokology bring to media and communication studies? as part of his participation in the Gender and Diversity Office Round Table […]

11 January 2023
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Can conversational commerce catch on globally? – Winston Mano speaks to Vogue

  Winston Mano has spoken to Vogue about conversational commerce in Africa. Conversation commerce happens at the intersection between messaging apps and shopping, with text based conversations being used […]

11 January 2023
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