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Community Broadcast Grant Program (South Africa)

Organisation: Media Development & Diversity Agency (MDDA)

Status: Closed

  • Grant

Funding Size: N/A

Deadline: 17/07/2023

  • Eligibility Criteria:
    Community media projects, including radio, TV and print publications, as well as small commercial print are invited to apply.
  • Type of funding: Programmatic
  • Target country: South Africa
  • Application language: English

The Media Development and Diversity Agency is accepting applications for its grant program promoting and ensuring media development and diversity.

The Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) is a partnership between the South African Government and major print and broadcasting companies to assist in, amongst others, developing community and small commercial media in South Africa.

  • Accessible, developmental, diversified, and sustainable community and small commercial media.
  • To support the development of a vibrant, innovative, sustainable, and people-centered community and small commercial media sector through resourcing, critical sector insights, capacity-building, and ensuring inclusive participation of historically disadvantaged communities.
Target Audiences
  • Historically disadvantaged communities;
  • Historically diminished language and cultural groups; and
  • Inadequately served communities.

See here to learn more and apply.

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