Admire Mare

Admire Mare is an African Peacebuilding Network 2013 grant recipient. He has submitted his PhD thesis titled “Youth, Facebook, and Political Action: A Comparative Study of South Africa and Zimbabwe in 2015.” Admire has published over a dozen journal articles and book chapters, and is the recipient of several other grants awarded by OSISA (South Africa), CODESRIA (Senegal), and OSSREA (Ethiopia). His research interests include war and peace journalism, media and social movements, social media and political action, self-representation of social movements on social media, emerging newspaper business models in the global south, citizen journalism, media and democracy, and mobile media and social change. He can be reached at