This section comprises all of the videos in our YouTube Playlist. The videos deal with the right to access to information, digital migration and human rights online.
A unique coalition of African experts in human rights, media freedom, freedom of expression and civic participation on the continent first came together in 2009 and later formally established itself as the working group of the African Platform on Access to Information (APAI) in 2011.
The animated film "Implementing Access to Information in Africa: Moving Forward Together" offers a solid overview of the steps and actors necessary to ensure that an effective implementation of access to information legislation becomes a reality.
Exercising one's right to information is the oxygen for democracy. Access to information is increasingly recognised as a prerequisite for transparency and accountability of governments, as a means of safeguarding citizens against mismanagement and corruption, and facilitating people's ability to make informed decisions about their lives.
The SOS Coalition and Cape Town TV produced a 54 minute documentary on South Africa's digital transition to terrestrial television. The fourth video “What stalled the DTT migration process?” outlines the history of the DTT migration process.
The SOS Coalition and Cape Town TV produced a 54 minute documentary on South Africa's digital transition to terrestrial television. The third video “What is signal encryption” explains the term signal encryption and highlights the options of set-top box control in South-Africa.
The SOS Coalition and Cape Town TV produced a 54 minute documentary on South Africa's digital transition to terrestrial television. The second video “What channels will the DTT multiplexes offer” explains the advantages of the Digital transmission and outlines the offer of TV channels.
The breakfast meetings aim to enable civil society and other actors to articulate, represent and advance their interests and causes to effectively influence policies and policy-making. more