ANF Webinars

Africa No Filter presents our series of webinars that invite experts, funders and the ANF Community to unpack insights from our research and reports, and to engage in robust narrative-related conversations aimed at answering this question: how can Africans take back the pen to shift the current narrative about the continent?

See the links below for more information.

Find out how to protect your Intellectual Property and keep earnings from your art every time it’s used

Why are Copyrights and licensing important for creatives and how can you protect your intellectual property so that you keep earning from your art long after it has been produced? Join Intellectual Property, Media and Entertainment Law, and Debt Finance expert, Georgette Monnou, to find out.

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Brittle Paper Presents: The Writing Room

The Writing Room is an online learning platform offering African writers free creative writing masterclasses by leading African authors. Join Booker Prize-winning novelist Ben Okri and course instructors, Ellah Wakatama, Eghosa Imasuem, Molara Wood, and Chimeka Garricks in a conversation about all things literature.

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Find out how to turn your blog, vlog and podcast into a moneymaking business

Digital media has turned anyone with a compelling story or experience into a potential media founder. Uche Pedro, the founder of BellaNaija, turned what started as a celebrity blog into a media powerhouse. Learn from her experience at Africa No Filter Academy Presents: How to Monetize your Digital Platforms.

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Africa No Filter Presents: Another scramble for Africa? Unpacking narratives on Business in Africa

If you found out that the African Continental Free Trade Area agreement (AfCFTA), the world’s largest free trade area by the number of countries participating, features in under 1% of African business stories, wouldn’t you be concerned?

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ANF Academy Presents: Get Your Book Published

So you think you have a book in you? One that offers a compelling story that the world will benefit from reading.

Then this webinar is for you.

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ANF Academy Presents: Going Global – Connecting Film & Documentary Producers to Global Markets

It’s an excellent season for African documentary and TV - Netflix is in town, and they are not the only massive global platform that knows Africa is the hottest story right now. Audiences want content that’s fresh and innovative. Qualities Africa has in abundance.

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How to write about Africa – reframing storytelling and centering equity

How to write about Africa – reframing storytelling and centering equity unpacks ethical storytelling. It also explores how donor agencies, development organisations and storytellers can tell African stories without dehumanising life on the continent.

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Who Is Telling Africa’s Story?

If you found out that one-third of all stories that appear in African media outlets about other African countries were written by western news sources, would you be concerned? We were. And that’s why Africa No Filter is starting a conversation about who is telling Africa’s story.

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ANF Academy: Grant Writing for Creatives

Funding goes a long way in turning ideas into creative projects, yet accessing it is one of the biggest challenges faced by storytellers. In the Grant Writing for Creatives masterclass, funders share insider tips and tools to help you look for funding and a write pitch-perfect proposal.

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ANF Academy: Ecosystem Building Workshop on Budgeting and Financial Management

Join our webinar on 17 August 2pm CAT/8am ET/12pm GMT as we chat about practical skills creatives need to know for budgeting and managing their grants projects.

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ANF Academy Presents: Boost with Facebook 

The workshops will equip storytellers, content creators and creatives with skills to build and grow their brands and businesses. 

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