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Ida  Jooste

Ida Jooste
Country Director , Internews

Website | @idajooste

Ida Jooste is the Country Director for Internews Kenya – a seasoned television, radio and print journalist and news manager, journalism trainer and media development manager. As journalist, Ms. Jooste’s work spanned African politics, development, science and health journalism, elections programming and investigative documentary production. A winner of over 20 journalism awards, she has played a leading role in political and social development journalism for the past 20 years, in various capacities at the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), as consultant, university guest lecturer and most recently as Country Director at Internews in Kenya, where she has oversight of a growing portfolio of health, human rights and democracy and governance related journalism training programs.


Data Liquidity Salon H-K
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Ida Jooste (Internews)
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Government and open data advocates expected the Kenya Open Data Initiative to jump-start a data-driven health policy debate. But the data dump didn’t account for the skills needed to catalyze the transformation of data into useful information. Explore how the database can be a robust public health tool with accelerated contribution, data literacy education and data-driven storytelling. Read more.

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