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African Health Solutions Journalism Initiative

The Africa Health Solutions Journalism Initiative (AHSJI) was established by Science Africa in September 2020 with the main objective of improving credibility and effectiveness of media coverage of health and other related development issues pertinent to Africa.

AHSJI is a not-for-profit organization registered in Kenya. It helps spearhead and entrench Solutions Journalism (SoJo) in Africa for effective health and development-oriented reporting on the continent.

AHSJI believes that effective, sustainable and credible Solutions Journalism approach to reporting in Africa can help save lives, significantly drive down health-related costs and improve people's responses to development challenges facing them and the nation.

Activities

Our Programs

African Health Solutions Journalism Initiative

Not many journalists and editors are conversant with Solutions Journalism tools, technics and approaches.

African Health Solutions Journalism Initiative

AHSJI, with recommendations from our institutional partners, will identify and select individual journalists...

African Health Solutions Journalism Initiative

Advocating for improved health services including prevention and management of diseases.

The Need

To bridge the gap credible health information gap, a beacon for Health Solutions Journalism Initiative in Africa is urgently needed to enable communities and authorities to undertake appropriate responses to health challenges in Africa.

In response, ScienceAfrica and partners have established the Health Solutions Journalism Initiative (AHSJI) to help spearhead and entrench Solutions Journalism in Africa for effective health reporting on the continent. AHSJI believes that effective, sustainable and credible Solutions Journalism reporting in Africa can help save lives, significantly drive down health-related costs and correct misinformation about health issues.

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#SolutionsJournalismDay! – Sustainable Success

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WHO – African Region

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