About the organizers: Maharat & DWA
Maharat Foundation is a specialized organization endeavoring to defend the freedom of opinion and expression. This is achieved by developing the media sector, advocating for legal reforms, building knowledge and awareness, disseminating information and building capacities of diverse social, media, culture and civic actors.
DW Akademie is Germany's leading organization for international media development. We support the development of free and transparent media, quality journalism, and also offer programs to boost media skills. For many years we have been contributing to media development in the Middle East and North Africa.