Comment: Interview Abdel Rahman ElMahdi, Preseident Sudan Development Initiative (SUDIA)
Project link: Media and the Referendum
Duration: August- December 2010

Abdel-Rahman El-Mahdi explains the work practices of journalists in the Sudan (now Sudan and South Sudan) around the time of the referendum in January 2011. They either adopt a unity favoring perspective (Northern Sudan) or a secession favoring perspective (Southern Sudan). He also elaborates on the implications for journalists if they adopt a more objective approach or a reverse angle.

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