Austin Madinga conducting training at Unicef Social Media workshop

UNICEF Malawi Social Media Workshop

Austin Madinga co-facilitated a practical blogging session at a UNICEF Malawi Social Media Workshop with social media specialist Sandra Thier, Co-founder & Managing Director of diego5 studios. The training targeted youths and journalists interested in blogging and social media. The students were from secondary schools in Mangochi district. The journalists were from various media houses including Nation Publications and Timveni Radio.

Topics that Austin covered included common online threats as well as techniques used for hacking, phishing and social engineering. He also used his blogging experience to help the participants set up new blog profiles.

Austin Madinga conducting training at Unicef Social Media workshop