For your ideas to cause change in the world, they must be shared. Engaging others can be intimidating, but strategies and skills for reaching new audiences can be learnt.
Jive Media Africa provides training and mentorship in media and communication. We initiated the international FameLab ‘talking science’ competition in South Africa in 2013 and offer a wide range of science engagement training packages through #theArtofResearch.
Grow your impact and influence by sharpening skills for communication, media production and community engagement.
Simple language does not mean simple thinking.
Overcoming barriers to science communication is an essential part of engaging with audiences and Jive Media Africa has been recognised for its role in the development of the discipline of science communication.
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#TheArtofResearch is a multidisciplinary programme to foster creativity for public engagement among scientists and researchers.
Discover how to make your work appeal to a wide range of audiences, from policy-makers to the next generation of researchers. We will help you to turn your research publication into an exciting story. Learn some basic journalistic principles and radically increase the appeal of your research, giving it wings to find new audiences.
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Jive Media Africa gave me an entirely new perspective on science engagement. Today, I can confidently stand in front of a crowd and speak boldly about my science without any fear that my message is getting lost.
Nozipho Gumbi, FameLab 2016 South African winner
FameLab – Public speaking for scientists
Develop skills for public communication of science through the international FameLab competition, seeking the voices of science and technology in 27 countries.
Jive Media Africa has delivered FameLab in South Africa since 2013, together with our partners the British Council and SAASTA. Tshiamo Legoale won the international FameLab competition in 2017, putting African research on a global stage.
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