Nepal: Training for new comer journalists

When, local time: 
Friday, 5 September 2014 - 10:00am to Tuesday, 9 September 2014 - 5:00pm
Where: 
Nepal, Mahendranagar
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Laxman Datt Pant (ld.pant@unesco.org)

A five days long training for new comer young journalists representing newspaper, radio and television in Kanchanpur district is scheduled in partnership with Media Advocacy Group under the IPDC-UNESCO project “building professional capacity of newcomer journalists in five districts of Nepal”. This training will discuss the basics of journalism, interviewing techniques, gender and media, media writing, media ethics, content preparation, diversity, pluralism and participation in media including hands on techniques in covering contemporary social issues.
The training is based upon a training manual in Nepali prepared and published in partnership with Mass Communication Department of Kathmandu University and reflecting UNESCO’s new model curricula for journalism education particularly focusing on gender and media.