Noel Kaponya

Freelance Multimedia Freelancer & Magazine Designer

1519
Location:Malawi
Phone: +265 99 9 388 745
Website: http://www.yahoo.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/noelkaponya
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2 Skills
$100
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CURRICULUM VITAE

NOEL KAPONYA

NAME : Noel
SURNAME : Kaponya
BIRTH : 20th December, 1979.
RELIGION : Catholic
NATIONALITY : Malawian
ADDRESS : P.O Box 5757, LIMBE.
PHONE : 099 9 388 745.


PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

MALAWI INSTITUTE OF JOURNALISM DIPLOMA
? Human behavior
? Grammar of news discourse
? Study skills for journalists
? Social science for journalists
? Computer skills (Desktop publishing, Microsoft Word and Publisher, Excel, Power Point, Adobe PageMaker, QuarkXPress, Photoshop, Adobe Premier)
? Feature writing
? Communication theory and Practice
? Human rights and the media
? Media law and ethics
? Research skills
? Economic reporting
? Public relations
? Photojournalism
? Broadcasting

INSTITUTE OF COMMERCIAL MANAGEMENT (UK) NEWSPAPER REPORTING DIPLOMA
? News writing
? Sub editing
? Media law and ethics
? Feature writing
? Economic reporting
? Newspaper editing and design
? Investigative journalism
? Photojournalism
? Interviewing skills

TELEVISION PRODUCTION CERTIFICATE (Chancellor College, University of Malawi)
? Acting for TV
? Lighting, Camera handling, Picturisation
? Script writing
? Media production and planning for TV
? Directing, studio transmission, receptions
? Media ethics, planning and costing
? Care for TV and filming materials

INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM CERTIFICATE (World Bank Institute)
? Media and development
? Information flows in Africa
? Interviewing techniques
? Safety and security of journalists
? Internet as a tool for journalistic research
? Economic and business journalism
? HIV/Aids and African economy
? Action against corruption in Africa
? Feasibility of investigative journalism

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

MALAWI SCHOOL CERTIFICATE OF EDUCATION
? English
? Biology
? Commerce
? Agriculture
? Chichewa
? Bible knowledge

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

? Currently working as Communication and Project Officer for First Wave Media
? I have been working as a Freelance Desktop Publisher since 2007
? Worked as a Field Researcher for Footprint Research and Communication Organization
? Worked as an Editor with Star FM Radio for the a year in 2009
? Worked as a Media Monitor in the run up to 2004 general elections under the Civil Society Media Watch Project
? Worked as a Research Assistant with Malawi Economic Justice Network (Mejn) in the access to information pilot project in 2007
? Worked with Umodzi Youth Organization as a Project Officer
? Community training and Civic Education with emphasis on human rights
? Eight years of work experience revolving around journalism, research and development communication.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERTISE

? Media production (print and electronic, i.e.; newsletters, brochures, radio and TV materials)
? Project monitoring and evaluation
? News gathering, writing, editing and reporting
? Interviewing
? Research and Proposal writing
? Data analysis and report writing
? Community Civic Education
? Freelance journalism
? Media monitoring
? Project management and implementation
? Youth leadership
? Computer expertise (Desktop publishing, Microsoft Word and Publisher, Excel, Power Point, Adobe PageMaker, QuarkXpress, Photoshop, Adobe Premier)

OBJECTIVE

To secure employment at your organization commensurate with my qualifications and to prove myself competent and productive.

REFEREES

Miss Villant Ndasowa
First Wave Media
P.O. Box 5018
LIMBE.
Phone: 099 9 951 944.
Email: villantndasowa@yahoo.com

Mr Peter Jegwa Kumwenda
Lilongwe Press Club
P.O. Box 217
LILONGWE.
Phone: 099 9 912 409/ 088 8 317 418.
E-mail: peterkumwenda@hotmail.com

Mr Stephen Dakalira
Star FM Radio Station
P.O. Box 815,
BLANTYRE.
Phone: 099 9 295 333.
E-mail: stildak@yahoo.co.uk
Skills (2) Rating
Multimedia
Magazine Design