New approaches in creating media products to highlight environmental issues. Strengthening the foundations of social media

When, local time: 
Monday, 30 November 2015 - 9:00am to Wednesday, 2 December 2015 - 6:00pm
Where: 
Uzbekistan, Tashkent
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
S. Allayarov (s.allayarov@unesco.org)

Journalists and the environment: "eco-friendly" solutions to environmental issues.

From November 30 to December 4, the Online Training Center Youth telekompleksa "Bunyodkor" held a training seminar with the participation of international trainers from Australia on "New approaches in creating media products to highlight environmental issues. Strengthening the foundations of social media. " This event organized by the National Association of Electronic Mass Media of Uzbekistan (the Association) and UNESCO office in Tashkent will be held under the guidance of the Australian documentary filmmaker, operator, journalist covering environmental issues - Mr. Ludovic Petho.
The training participants will be young employees of non-state television and radio broadcasters - members of the Association. Mr. Ludovic Petho share experience in covering environmental topics in the preparation of media production of various kinds, in particular, public service announcements dedicated to environmental protection, environmental themes and stories for news programs, but also laid the foundation for the preparation of a single serial program on environment.
Currently, environmental journalism - very hottest genre, because in dealing with environmental problems, to achieve sustainable development plays an important role to inform the general public about the environmental and nature protection, maintenance of biodiversity, public participation in this important work, the development of environmental education and environmental culture.
During the training, it is expected to discuss specific environmental journalism and complexity, responsibility the ability to reveal all the details of the relationship of man and the environment. Creativity of ecojournalism today - it's not just a "window to the nature", it enlightens and educates, creates views, modern trends and directions, talking about the problems and offers "eco-friendly" solutions.