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Dr. Ibrahim Mostafa Saleh's Blog (10)

Selected List of Research on Media and Climate Change-Dr IMA Saleh

Saleh, I. (2014). "Narrating Climate Change Crisis: The Press, Social Imaginaries & Harsh Realities in Africa," in, Richard Maxwell, Jon Raundalen and Nina Lager Vestberg, Media and the Ecological Crisis,Routledge | Taylor & Francis, pp.161-173.

Saleh, I. (2012).Ups and Downs from Cape to Cairo: Journalisms Practice of Climate Change in Africa. In, Eide, E & Kunelius, R. (eds) Media Meets Climate. Gothenburg: Nordicom, Sweden, pp.47-…

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Added by Dr. Ibrahim Mostafa Saleh on April 17, 2015 at 11:16 — No Comments

Media and the Ecological Crisis

Media and the Ecological Crisis is a collaborative work of interdisciplinary writers engaged in mapping, understanding and addressing the complex contribution of media to the current ecological crisis. The book is informed by a fusion of scholarly, practitioner, and activist interests to inform, educate, and advocate for real, environmentally sound changes in design, policy, industrial, and consumer practices. Aligned with an emerging area of scholarship devoted to identifying and…

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Added by Dr. Ibrahim Mostafa Saleh on February 11, 2014 at 15:01 — No Comments

CfP-Global Media Journal, African Edition

 The Global Media Journal, African Edition invites submissions for its next issue with a theme of media and governance in Africa. This issue is primarily focused on ways and means of addressing the issues of governance in Africa and how its application can be subject to wars as well as socio-political or economic crises.

Within this theme "media and governance in Africa," the GMJ, African Edition encourages research papers addressing the challenges facing > the Africa media…

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Added by Dr. Ibrahim Mostafa Saleh on January 23, 2013 at 4:35 — No Comments

Ups and Downs from Cape to Cairo: Journalisms Practice of Climate Change in Africa

  • Saleh, I. (2012). "Ups and Downs from Cape to Cairo: Journalisms Practice of Climate Change in Africa," In Eide, E & Kunelius, R. (eds) Media Meets Climate. Gothenburg: Nordicom, Sweden, pp.47- 63.

Today, information about global warming and climate change is readily available to average global citizens who watch TV news, and are able to see satellite pictures of changes in ocean temperatures, or of glaciers melting. However, the public risk perception affects…

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Added by Dr. Ibrahim Mostafa Saleh on January 23, 2013 at 4:23 — 1 Comment

Fatal Attraction Between Poverty and Climate Change: More Than A Billion Lives in the Balance

According to the World Bank, there are currently over 1.4 billion people live at the poverty line. "Poverty" here is defined as an economic condition of lacking both money and basic necessities needed to successfully live, such as food, water, education, healthcare, and shelter. However, "poverty" may therefore also be defined as the economic condition of lacking predictable and stable means of meeting basic life needs. Ironically, guarding economic growth is often the key consideration in…

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Added by Dr. Ibrahim Mostafa Saleh on November 1, 2011 at 19:09 — No Comments

Climate Change and Journalisms Practice: Ups and Downs

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Climate change reporting requires a different type of journalism from typical science reporting: challenging climate research. Scientists are usually frustrated that journalism does not explain how climate change and global warming would affect Earth's systems and, consequently, future generations of humans. In this heated debate, scientists argue that the task of informing the public about climate change should not be left to journalists, while journalists believe…

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Added by Dr. Ibrahim Mostafa Saleh on September 28, 2011 at 14:58 — No Comments

The climate change media narratives in the global south



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Since the early 1990s, virtually all developing countries have…

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Added by Dr. Ibrahim Mostafa Saleh on March 1, 2011 at 11:00 — No Comments

Surviving Dreams and Nightmares: Empowering the angry civil society & Understanding domestic violence in Africa

Saleh, I. (2010). Surviving Dreams and Nightmares: Empowering the angry civil society & Understanding domestic violence in Africa. A Project Funded by Carneige Research Development and University of Cape Town, South Africa. Alliance of Civilizations: Media Literacy Clearing House. …

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Added by Dr. Ibrahim Mostafa Saleh on December 4, 2010 at 11:00 — No Comments

Media Climate Change in Egypt: A continuous dialogue of the deaf

If the Mediterranean, along with the world's other seas, will rise between one and three feet by the end of the century, the ocean will flood vast coastal areas along the Nile Delta (Johnson, 2007). Richard Alley, a geo-sciences professor at Penn State University, says that even a minimal sea rise over the next century would have serious consequences for Egypt and could flood a quarter of the Delta, forcing about 10% of Egyptians to migrate from their…

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Added by Dr. Ibrahim Mostafa Saleh on November 25, 2010 at 10:30 — No Comments

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