Core questions of the reasearch school MEDAS 21 are in different areas of media development cooperation.
The seven doctoral students work on the following topics.
"What do cultural differences mean for the cross-cultural communication in journalism training as part of Communication for Development? Between the global North and India (AT)"
"Use and limits of the not-for-profit radio sustainability in development contexts – a comparative framework to redefine 'media development assistance' in the digital era."
Titel is coming soon.
"Peace Journalism in the Central African Republic: From Concept to Context."
"Women in local radio: How gendering the media affects the transformative capacities of radios in Burkina Faso."
"Health journalism in Sub-Saharan Africa: An empirical analysis of its general conditions and social perception."
"From Idea to Reality? - The UN Efforts on Media Development in Fragile and (Post-)Conflict Contexts ."