Hashtag Our SA aims to create a news network in all 11 South African languages, using videos created on mobile phones.

They also teach South African communities how to tell their own stories, training mobile journalism storytellers that can produce constructive, solutions-based stories and provide more diverse news coverage. HashtagOurStories has trained over 200 storytellers in 40 countries.

Online presence

Home Organisation



Type of organisation responsible for the initiative

Commercial Organisation

Key people

Founders: Yusuf Omar and Sumaiya Omar



Updated: 2018/09/01

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