Al-Farabi Academic Readings: Model Journalism Curricula

When, local time: 
Friday, 8 April 2016 -
10:00am to 3:00pm
Where: 
Kazakhstan, Almaty
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Shyngysova, Nazgul

On 8 April 2016, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, UNESCO Chair in Journalism and Communication at the Faculty of Journalism will conduct a scientific-practical conference devoted to the model international journalism curricula in the Framework of al-Farabi Readings.
Organized in the framework of UNESCO standards, practices and techniques of international journalism, the conference will cover the following themes: freedom of speech and freedom of information; Media pluralism: Media as the trust instrument. Under the theme of Communication for sustainable development and current challenges will be the role of Internet issues in civil society and democracy. Including legal regulation of the Internet. Questions journalist safety in conflict zones. International Days and programs aimed at the safety of journalists.

Representatives of non-governmental organizations International Foundation for Protection of Freedom of Speech "Adil Soz", International Journalism Center MediaNet, Public Foundation of Turkic-speaking journalists, Suleyman Demirel University, and international organizations and consulates accredited in Almaty will participate in this conference.

This event is devoted to the Celebration of World Press Freedom Day on 3 May, and the International Decade for the Rapprochement of Cultures from 2013 to 2022.