Media Training

We train organisation members to create compelling content, use relevant online and and offline advocacy techniques across all core media platforms, develop media strategy to grow your digital presence and to grow audiences. We also support organisations with staff development training related to the direct improvement of your organisation’s media and communications objective.

Media & Communications

We work in community and justice oriented ways to develop social media, design, web and print strategies that build the collective power of organisations to meet overall objectives.


We work with organisations, social movements and community-based networks to harness current and emerging media, communications and technologies to build community power and strengthen or develop communications strategies to meet core organisational objectives within relevant social, economic and cultural contexts.

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APPLY NOW: Social Media Boot Camp For Activists

The Communications Advocacy Project is excited to invite activists, advocacy officers and communications practitioners to a two-day social media boot camp in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, 29 – 30 June 2017. This interactive and intensive boot camp is geared towards solving activists’ most grueling social media challenges, and sharing tools, tips and best practices relevant to various […]

Media plays vital role in promoting human rights

‘I have no doubt in my mind of journalists’ commitment to promote human rights in Africa.’ The media has an indispensable role to play for human rights in Africa, underscores the newly elected president of the African Court for Human and People’s Rights (AfCHPR), saying it is vital for the respect and dignity of the […]

Getting Started with Digital Security: Tips and Resources for Activists

If you are documenting human rights abuses, technology can put powerful people’s wrongdoings in the spotlight, or it can put you in jail. Whether you’re facing down police to protect the environment, documenting systemic state violence, or communicating with activists in conflict areas, it’s very important to think about issues of security–and not only for […]

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