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Region: Sub-Saharan Africa
Jamii Media is a Media and Digital Technology for Development company based in Dar es salaam, Tanzania. Jamii Media’s story begins in 2005 in the Northern part of Tanzania when the founder Mr. Mike Mushi developed a first-of-its-kind election news aggregator website to monitor elections and provide room for discussions. Having founded Jamii Forums at the age of 16, the founder has revolutionized how people report and consume news online. As a solo tech entrepreneur, he has contributed to developing online safe spaces for discussions around governance issues.
The company understands international standards and best practices and can contextualize the complex concepts into small bytes our local audience consumes. The organization has a good reputation, trust, and relationship with CSOs, Media Industry, Human Rights Activists, and Development Partners.
Jamii Media’s experience, knowledge, and dedicated resources guide a multisectoral network as a development partner. The firm has teams focusing on four preferred sectors with the belief, in line with the company’s mission, that; these sectors are well-positioned to contribute to growth, development, and innovation.