Training on Education Journalism in Federal Nepal

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 3 February 2015 - 8:00am to Wednesday, 4 February 2015 - 3:00pm
Where: 
Nepal, Kathmandu
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Tap Raj Pant

UNESCO Office in Kathmandu, jointly with the Ministry of Education and Education Journalists Network (EJON) is organizing a two-day training for education journalists on 'Education Journalism in Federal Nepal'.
The training aims to build journalists' capacity to report efficiently and adequately on educational issues and news in print and electronic media to contribute to ensure access to educational rights of an individual, with more emphasis on girls and marginalized children. About forty journalists are expected to attend the training. The training sessions will be facilitated by senior journalists and joint secretaries from the Ministry of Education, Ministry of Finance and National Planning Commission.