Building peace in the minds of men and women

World Press Freedom Day 2016

Tue, 3 May - 16:15 to 17:45

Parallel Session 5

Dumisani Moyo

Independent Research Consultant (South Africa)

Dumisani Moyo is an independent research consultant based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Before, he served as Regional Programme Manager for Media and Access to Information at the Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa (OSISA), where he led the Foundation’s efforts to promote media freedom, media diversity, access to information and ICTs for development. His previous professional experience includes Research and Publications Manager (OSISA); Senior Lecturer and Head of  Department (University of the Witwatersrand); Research Associate in the School of Literature, Languages and Media (University of the Witwatersrand); Research Fellow (University of Oslo); and Lecturer (University of Zimbabwe). Dumisani holds a doctorate from the University of Oslo, and has published widely on the media, development and democracy in Southern Africa.