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Data Journalism Presentation - WaziMap

Safrea Western Cape recently held a workshop on data journalism, presented by Greg of Code For South Africa (Code4SA).

Safreans feature in latest Contributoria

A number of Safrea members have become outstanding contributors to CONTRIBUTORIA. Read their articles in the latest edition online here.

Safreans' recent work on display!

Safreans get published just about everywhere! Click on these links to see what our independent media professionals achieve from their freelance offices:

Gareth Griffiths:


Rebecca L Weber:


Thalia Anderson


Helen Grange: 



Rebecca L. Weber:


Douglas Mthukwane:


Rob Harris: 


Damien Shumann:


Patricia MacCracken:


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Behind the Scenes with Carte Blanche Producer Mike Duffett

Safrea Westen Cape welcomes Carte Blanche Producer Mike Duffett, Thursday, 28 May, 6:30 p.m. for 7:00 p.m., at Codebridge, Newlands, Cape Town.

For his talk with Safrea, MIke will play a few interesting video clips from programmes he’s done, and will open up discussion on key issues such as ethics, legal issues, crossing the line, handling sensitive stories, and, importantly, our role as journalists in tackling key issues of corruption, violence, and intimidation faced by fellow South Africans.

RSVP to: safrearsvp@gmail.com

Starts: 28 May 18:30
Ends: 28 May 21:00