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“All members of the media have a duty to maintain the highest professional and ethical standards. This Code sets the benchmark for these standards. It both protects the right of the individual and upholds the public’s right to know. The editors, publishers, broadcasters and their staff shall uphold the Bill of Rights and Fundamental Freedoms as contained in Chapter III of the Namibian Constitution in the exercise of their duties and function.”

Code of Ethics


Media Council of Tanzania http://www.mct.or.tz/

Botswana Media Consultative Council http://www.botswanamedia.bw/index.htm

Media Council of Malawi http://www.mediacouncilmw.org/index.html

Nigerian Press Council http://www.mpac-ng.org/nigerian-press-council.html

Press Council South Africa http://www.presscouncil.org.za/

Independent Communication Authority South Africa (ICASA) http://www.icasa.org.za/

Media Institute of Southern Africa – Namibia Chapter http://www.misanamibia.org.na/

UNESCO Professional Journalistic standards web resources http://www.unesco.org/new/en/communication-

World Association of Press Councils http://www.wapconline.org/lang_eng/structureOfWAPC.asp

Reynolds Journalism Institute, Media Accountability http://www.rjionline.org/mas/index.php

Organisation of News Ombudsmen http://newsombudsmen.org/

fesmedia Africa http://fesmedia.org/self-regulation-media-councils/