Focus on Impact: Advanced Methods and Concepts in Media Development

1st-2nd October, 2015
Deutsche Welle, Bonn, Germany

The two-day FoME conference hosted by DW Akademie ran from October 1 – 2, 2015 and was held at Deutsche Welle in Bonn. Expectations have greatly increased over the years for long-term sustainable and research-based projects that focus on media development. These pose new challenges for media development organizations.The 2015 symposium brang together a wide range of experts to discuss and present new methods and concepts as well as ways they can effectively be applied and continue to improve the quality of media development projects.

Topics included:

  • Research methods for assessing the development of media landscapes
  • Indicators and target systems
  • Methods for planning and conducting projects
  • Result assessment and impact analysis
  • Innovative approaches for working with partners
  • Ways to use digital tools