MDIF provides affordable debt and equity financing to independent media in a range of countries where access to free and independent news and information is under threat. For 25 years, our financing and technical assistance have helped scores of media organizations build robust businesses, strong enough to hold governments to account, expose corruption and provide a platform for debate.
MDIF mourns the loss of Siyabonga Africa
It was with great sadness that we learned of the death of our former colleague Siyabonga Africa on 19 July. Siya died suddenly at the tragically young age of 35.