New media and communications strategist, having media sector in various capacities for over 18 years. Worked in the Zambian civil society sector as Communications Advisor, Richard is now a digital rights activist, an avid blogger and creative digital content creator. Founder and CEO at Bloggers of Zambia, Richard is passionate about Internet Governance, Digital Rights, Media rights and freedoms. Richard and the Bloggers of Zambia are currently leading an online and offline advocacy campaign (#OpenSpaceZM) for democratic internet law and policy in Sub-Saharan Africa. This is in addition to a youth led Innovate-Engage-Amplify project which focuses on online creative content production and platform management, speaking truth to power and expanding on democracy in Zambia.
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