Stay informed! Here you can find articles, podcasts and videos produced by young Gambian journalists who participated in the recent United Nations Youth Empowerment Project (YEP) workshops.
The series of media workshops took place in November in Brufut, The Gambia. It was attended by young Gambian social entrepreneurs, bloggers, radio and TV Journalists, female activists and sound technicians. The training was designed to support the development of the skills of sound engineers and to create a cohort of media journalists with the skills to write, publish and showcase creative content and to support job creation and empowerment within the creative industries.
All media content below is produced by the participating journalists. More on the workshops here.
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