Status: Approved

Project Code: OffCycle-206-

News Analysis - Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, and Senegal

Project Title News Analysis - Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, and Senegal
Project Summary The Office of Opinion Research wants to learn more about how news consumers in Sub-Saharan Africa understand and engage with foreign media operating in their countries. To answer this question, we will conduct a series of focus groups and key informant interviews in Spring 2021.
Country United States
Agency Department of State
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 4
Project Description

The intern will support the research team with understanding how foreign media operates in either Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, or Senegal; identifying examples of stories written or produced by foreign actors; developing study instruments such as focus group discussion guides, interview guides, and survey questions; and making recommendations for study design and pre-analysis plans. The intern will have the opportunity to engage with and present their work to stakeholders at the Department of State as well as the broader U.S. government.

Required Skills or Interests
Data analysis
Political Analysis
Additional Information