Awam is a citizen journalism portal and an android application that aims to provide a tool to citizens to report on issues related governance, politics, social and civic issues and interface these (citizen) content producers with the mainstream media outlets. The application is available through Google Playstore. Media Matters is currently testing and piloting the application in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and the process of improvement is ongoing. User feedback on the application and its features is welcomed.
About Media Matters for Democracy
Media Matters for Democracy is a Pakistan based not-for-profit geared towards independent journalism and media and digital rights advocacy. Founded by a group of journalists, MMfD works for innovation in media and journalism through the use of technology, research, and advocacy on media and internet related issues. MMfD works to ensure that expression and information rights and freedoms are protected in Pakistan.