World Association of News Publishers

Key dates for participation

Key dates for participation

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Here are the key dates for participating in this year's competition.

  • 9 May 2016: Registration opens
  • 4 August 2016: Registration closes
  • 8 August 2016: Deadline for uploading of entries
  • 8 August 2016 - 29 August 2016: Jury evaluation
  • 02 September 2016: Finalists will be announced
  • 29 September 2016: Winners will be officially announced at the Digital Media Africa conference in Johannesburg.


Christin Herger


2016-04-27 09:23

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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 ...