International Development

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Doug Specht interviewed by Devex about why we need to think about ethics when using satellite data for development

Doug Specht was recently interviewed by Devex about the role of ethics in using satellites for development. In the article, Specht spoke about how if satellite data is used […]

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Michaela O’Brien and Anastasia Kavada discuss Power for The Advocacy Iceberg Podcast

Michaela O’Brien and Anastasia Kavada, who run the MA course in Media Campaigning and Social Change at the University of Westminster, talk about power and Steven Lukes’ concepts of […]

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Doug Specht Chairs Defending Rights Defenders Event

On the 25th September 2017, ENCA hosted an event entitled ‘Defending Rights Defenders’ on board the Tattershall Castle, a boat moored on the River Thames. ENCA was strongly supported […]

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Voz Collaborates with Bournemouth University’s Civic Media Hub to Map Tear Gas Usage

Voz, a platfrom devised by CAMRI Research Associate, Doug Specht, to document human rights and environmental abuses around the globe, was relaunched this month as version 2.0. As part […]

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Media and the Development Challenge

Held at the University of Westminster in London, Media and the Development Challenge: New frontiers in international media development research was a one-day pre-conference to IAMCR 2016. It was […]

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Foreign Office Award: Pioneering South Asian Journalism Project

Professor Jean Seaton and Rosie Thomas have just won a prestigious contract from the Foreign Office to extend their pioneering South Asian Journalism Project. The programme – which is the […]

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New Book: Everyday Media Culture in Africa: Audiences and Users

This book, co-edited by Winston Mano (and Wendy Willems) addresses the everyday lived experiences of Africans in their interaction with different kinds of media: old and new, state and […]

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CAMRI Staff appointed to IST/36

CAMRI Research Associate, Doug Specht, was recently appointed to British Standards Committee (IST/36) Geographic Information. IST/36 is committee of British Standards Institution (BSI) with responsibility for standards for geographic […]

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Geographic Information for Development

CAMRI Research Associate Doug Specht’s work has been included in the Association for Geographic Information’s 2020 Foresight report. The AGI Foresight Report 2020 gives insight into the issues we […]

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CAMRI professors discuss UNESCO’s MacBride Report’s policy implications in the era of digitised globalisation

2015 is the 35th anniversary of the MacBride Report, a media policy report with the title “Many Voices, One World: Towards a New, More Just and More Efficient World […]

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