Training Session for Journalism Students

When, local time: 
Friday, 15 April 2016 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
Where: 
Kazakhstan, Almaty
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Dmitry Shorokhov

On 15 April, the International Information Technology University in Almaty (IITU) in cooperation with UNESCO Almaty will conduct a special training session with the students of the Faculty of Journalism, where they will model of the real situation on access to information between government officials and citizens groups.
During training session students will review and discuss the positive and negative scenarios of interaction and information providers Assignee: proactive publication of the state bodies of decisions by electronic means and challenging refusal to provide information to citizens. There will also be discussions about digital opportunities and barriers for vulnerable groups in meeting citizens requests.

The training contributes to events devoted to World Press Freedom Day in Central Asia 2016: Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms: This Is Your Right!