BBC Africa Debate
Is Journalism in Africa Threatened by ‘Fake News’?02/16/17
Plastic rice. Death hoaxes. ‘Marry twice or go to jail’. How can journalists preserve audience trust in an era of social media and – some say – fake news? Do social media platforms have a responsibility to curb the spread of fake news? And can...
What is Life Like for Women Without Children in Africa?
What are the options for childless couples? And, is choosing not to have children taboo? In many African communities fertility is highly prized and women without children are frowned upon. Infertility affects one in six couples of childbearing age...
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More informationBBC Africa Debate will discuss current issues that matter to the continent and bring them to the attention of a global audience.
Each month an invited audience will engage robustly with a distinguished international panel to help inform global perceptions of the continent.
If it matters to Africa, we shall debate it in Africa.