MEDIA LOVES TECH @ RightsCon Tunis 2019

@ RightsCon Tunis 2019


On Wednesday, June 12, Media Loves Tech was on RightsCon Tunis 2019 to present a panel entitled “Digital solutions for viable journalism in Tunisia”. The various speakers explained how journalists and start-ups can work together for better journalism.

Relive the panel in video…

… and in pictures!

To download:
– the panel press release (in French)
– the panel program and biographies of the panelists
– the call for applications for the Media Loves Tech 2019 competition (in French)

The conference is over

The conference is over – the network continues to operate across 5 continents!

MEDIA LOVES TECH – Digital solutions for viable journalisme in Tunisia.

DW Akademie’s three day conference was intense, thrilling, innovative. More than 100 participants from Jordan, Brasil, Egypt, France, Iraq, Libanon, Venezuela created an amazing co-working area. Tech project pitches from Tunisia got the two worlds closer.

Check out the video 🙂


Presenter: Martin Vogl, Mounira Hamdi

Basma El Baz, Egypt – Roula Mikhael, Maharat Foundation, Libanon

Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Tunisia, Dr. Andreas Reinicke

Ziad Barouni, Jordan

Behind the Scenes

Got started:

We are happy that MEDIA LOVES TECH is now open to your ideas!

Have a look on how we developped the project! Get to know the team working behind the scenes. Lern more about the projet if you like: by DW Akademie and Alkhatt @MediaLovesTech

6.8.2018 in the DW Akademie-office in Tunis: We just found the right name for the project: “MEDIA LOVES TECH” – and we love it!
All that is on the menu in MEDIA LOVES TECH!

Concept Note is ready and the claim. Great working together: Amel Saidaine, our local Project Manager for this project, is also the president of the association Tunisian Startups, and Vera Möller-Holtkamp, Project manager of DW Akademie North Africa, she is also a journalist. So: MEDIA LOVES TECH!

14.8.2018 The Key Visuals are here (Thanks to our designer Doro Spiro!): Hard to chose but we do have a favorite.

28.8.2018: Testing mobile devices in the office in Berlin! Camilla Hildebrandt is our project manager for the conference, (a great singer) and a journalist; and Paul Schütte, is a super creative developer! MEDIA LOVES TECH! Getting ready!

We are so lucky that coding is no problem for Paul! So this is really teamwork! Great spirit! MEDIA LOVES TECH – nearly ready to be launched…