iMedia Associates

iMedia is a UK-based international media development and communications company. iMedia promotes innovative ways of working with rapidly converging media to tackle communications challenges presented by conflict, fragile governance and poverty. We work with donors, NGOs, mobile phone companies and broadcasters in our focal areas of sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. We provide a range of consultancy services, including media assessments and specialist training, as well as management and evaluation of media interventions. iMedia is currently implementing projects and supporting local partners to combat violent conflict and extremism in Nigeria and Pakistan using radio, print and mobile telephony.  We are also conducting programme reviews and evaluations for DFID, Internews and BBC Media Action. In Ethiopia and Zambia we are building capacity of local teams to write and produce long-running radio dramas for social and behavioural change.

The Communication Initiative Network and Partnership

Covers all major development issues. Convenes the communication/media development, social/behavioural change community with a social network of 85,000 - please join. . When registered you can search the network to identify relevant support and connections.. Knowledge sharing - 35,000 summaries, 1 million users pa. Critical peer review - ratings, comments, dialogue. Advocacy for this field. Strategic direction/funding by 20 Partners. To discuss partnership please contact Warren