This toolkit provides explainers of key surveillance software and terminologies. Quite importantly, it also provides resource links to open-source software and digital security software, which journalists can explore and use to protect their privacy online.
Statement on Southern African countries ranking in the 2022 World Press Freedom Index
This is a statement on this year`s commemorations of the World Press Freedom Day
This document is based on country reports for Angola, Botswana, eSwatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
The 2021 state of the media report looks at the media landscape and operating environment with regards to freedom of expression, access to information, digital rights, media sustainability and media freedom in Zimbabwe.
An analysis of the recently gazetted Data Protection Act of Zimbabwe.
MISA’s response to the recent announcement by the government of Zimbabwe of its setting up of a team to monitor social media.
MISA writes to the African Union and United Nations on the continued internet shutdowns in Eswatini.
Comments on the recent increases in mobile data tariffs that are increasingly putting internet access out of reach for the ordinary citizen.
“A strong cyber security and data protection framework is critical for the exercise and enjoyment of human rights, trade, increased investments and Zimbabwe’s socio-economic development.”