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Media Development

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MDI Acting Principal and MDI trainees 4th batch 2019-2020
Mrs. Irene Ayaa, MDI Acting Principal (middle left) and MDI handicapped Mr. Khamis John Brown (middle right) took a group photo with MDI trainees during morning reflections at AMDISS
MDI semester ll opening day
MDI Trainees, staffs and AMDISS executive members officially opened semester ll on Monday, January 20th 2020
Victor Keri Wani, AMDISS Deputy Chairperson
AMDISS Deputy Chairperson, Mr. Victor Keri Wani was addressing the crowd about the importance of a Radio during the World Radio Day on Thursday, February 13th, 2020 on the theme: 'Radio and Diversity' at Rainbow playing ground, Juba South Sudan.
AMDISS invited their partner NCA for a thanks giving
AMDISS invited their Partner NCA Country Director for a thanks giving for providing safety to AMDISS compound by building the AMDISS' fence.
Extractive Industry Reporting Field Trip
Anila Murtu, MDI Trainee during her field trip for Extractive Industry Reporting at Kor Romula, Kit River-Rajaf East-Juba, South Sudan.
A Public Forum
AMDISS conducted a Public Forum on Freedom of Expression and Right of Access to Information in South Sudan supported by NPA.
AMDISS/MDI General Annual Meeting (AGM) 2019
AMDISS/MDI Board of Trustees (BoT) held an Annual General Meeting with its Member organizations and partners from NPA, US EMBASSY, INTERNEWS & UNESCO on Thursday, March 28th, 2019. Photo credit: Lasu Joseph Thomas
AMDISS/MDI Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2019
AMDISS/MDI Board of Trustees (BoT) participating together with its member organizations and partners during the AGM on Thursday, March 28th, 2019. Photo Credit: Lasu Joseph Thomas
AMDISS|MDI Staff held a Training on Sustainability and Fundraising
Mrs. Omnia Shawkat (Middle) from Internews held a Training with AMDISS|MDI staffs on Sustainability and Fundraising on Tuesday, 21st March 2019.
MDI Third Batch Students (Peace Batch) 2018-2019
AMDISS|MDI partners, AMDISS staffs and MDI third batch students during their official opening day ceremony at AMDISS compound
Young Media Professionals
One day MDI Trainees Seminar and Young Media Professionals Held at AMDISS Compound.
AMDISS Outreach Program 2018
Executive Director AMDISS (Front-Center) is launching a one week Journalism Training Workshop on Media Laws, Code of Conduct, Ethics of Journalism and Basic Journalism skills in north western South Sudan's Wau State, October 17th - October 23rd, 2018.
The Executive Director, AMDISS attended the IVLP program in the United States
Michael Duku, is the Executive Director for AMDISS has attended the International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) in the United States.
MDI graduands for 2017-2018/2018-2019 academic year
MDI graduates 2nd and 3rd batch for the academic year 2017-2018/2018-2019

AMDISS is a home to the Media Development Institute (MDI) which is due to be established’s the establishment of the Library is on progress ‘s the Media and Resource Centre is meeting place for journalists across South Sudan and around the world, the first port of call on anything media related in South Sudan. It’s a place for journalists to discuss, debate and reflect. There are computers with high-speed internet, satellite television and the stock of the library includes newspapers, books, reports and research materials on issues of interest to journalists and civil society.

It is also the hub for our advocacy and media research work and the site of lectures, conferences, round tables, panel discussions, seminars and meetings. In the coming months the MDI will house AMDISS’s media training center, bringing together journalists from around the country for shorter and also more intensive courses on everything, from basic journalism skills to election or investigative Journalism, conflict sensitive reporting and photojournalism.