COP21: UNESCO/CFI Training of African Journalists

When :

from Saturday 4 July, 2015
to Saturday 11 July, 2015

Type of event :

Category 7-Seminar and Workshop

Where :

UNESCO Headquarters, Sector Meeting Room, 7, place de Fontenoy, 75007, Paris, France

Based on a partnership between UNESCO and the French Agency for Media Cooperation (CFI), this training aims to equip African journalists with knowledge and skills about how to authoritatively report on climate change mitigation and prevention.
This activity is primarily based on UNESCO's publication titled 'Climate Change in Africa: A Guidebook for Journalists'. More specifically, the training will facilitate the journalists' coverage of the following two COP21 events:

1. The International Scientific Conference under the theme “Our Common Future Under Climate Change” (7-10 July 2015, Paris, France)

2. and the COP21, from November 30 to December 11, 2015.