Nepal: Training on Right to Information and Investigative Journalism to local journalists

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 2 June 2015 - 9:00am to Saturday, 6 June 2015 - 5:00pm
Where: 
Nepal, Mahottari
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Jeet Bahadur Biswokarma (Email: jb.biswokarma@unesco.org)

The UNESCO Kathmandu Office joinlty with the Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) is organizing a 5-day training on "Right to Information and Investigative Journalism" to build capacity of 25 working journalists of Mahottari and Dhanusa districts of Central Tarai Region.
The training is being held under the project "Empowering people to enjoy their Right to Information for greater accountability of Nepal's power holders." After the training, the journalists will be able to actively use RTI for the purpose of investigative journalism and make stakeholders accountable towards people.