WebStringers In Africa
The Voice of America-Africa Department has contracted with WebStringers to provide reporter services in African nations where English is spoken. WebStringers maintains a global network of journalists and coordinates with our stringers to meet the needs of VOA-Africa when events break including: producing correspondent radio reports and video packages, coordinating interviews, finding local producers and location fixers and participating in audio/video debriefers.
WebStringers screens the credentials of our journalists and monitors the quality of their reports to ensure that the highest standards of production and ethics are maintained. We make sure all assignments are completed on time to meet programming deadlines. So far, Webstringers has provided journalists in Nigeria, Burundi, Ethiopia, Kenya, The Gambia, Tanzania, South Africa, South Sudan, Zimbabwe,Yemen, Greece, Libya, France, Italy, and Germany.