2021-01-12 20:30:00 2021-01-12 21:00:00 CoLaboRadio

«WINGS:» Women’s International News Gathering Service
Dienstag, 12. Jan 2021, 20:30 bis 21:00 Uhr


Description: The advent of COVID added new problems to an already increasingly precarious situation for journalists. More than 600 have been laid off since the start of the pandemic in Kenya alone, and freelancers are especially challenged by things like not having enough money to buy their own PPE. Mwendwa describes what is happening in detail, over a background of her children's activity as she works from home.

Host(s): Frieda Werden Featured Speakers/Guests: Mary Mwendwa freelances with several major outlets, and is also edits at - a website that publishes data-driven stories on development issues. She is active in several journalists' organizations, including African Women in Media.

Credits: Produced by Diana Wanyonyi. Additional editing and script, Frieda Werden.

WINGS: Women’s International News Gathering Service is an all-woman independent radio production company that produces and distributes news and current affairs programs by and about women around the world. An award-winning, weekly half hour radio program by and about women around the world.

“Raising Women’s Voices through Radio Worldwide” since 1986.

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