Media Regulation Dialogue with Somali Diaspora, UK
Country / date: UK (2013 – 2014)
Partner: UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO)
Project objective(s): Engage and consult Somali media actors in the UK diaspora to stimulate dialogue around the reform of the Somali government’s draft media law.
Project outcome(s): Integrity enabled media actors to input into the debate on the draft media law by engaging a diverse group of stakeholders in the UK Somali diaspora. Using a highly participatory approach, Integrity developed a series of recommendations with the purpose of feeding into a wider consultation on the draft media law in Somalia. We also shared our results with Government ministers and MPs in Somalia, via the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) Somalia Unit.