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African Digital Media Awards Guidelines

African Digital Media Awards Guidelines

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The competition is open to all publishers in Africa. All entries must be published by 7 August 2016.¶

After completing the registration and the payment, you will receive a link and a password to upload your entries.

Each entry has to be specified during the online registration and requires the payment of the entry fee.

Entries that do not conform to submission criteria will be disqualified.

Participants must grant WAN-IFRA the full rights to retain and use, free-of-charge, any images or materials from the contest for publication in books, exhibitions, websites, or for educational and promotional purposes.

The judges’ decision is final. No telephone calls or correspondence will be accepted.



Christin Herger


2016-04-27 09:41

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WAN-IFRA's African Digital Media Awards is the most prestigious competition in the industry for publishers to benchmark their digital offerings. The competition draws innovative publishers from all over Africa who submit their engaging digital media campaigns and content to see where they stack up against their peers. The awards recognise publishers who have adopted digital media and mobile strategies as part of their total product offering to meet the major changes in how people consume news and information today. Read more ...