Category Archives: Media Development

Political Reporting Workshop for Tanzanian Journalists

Dar -Es -Salaam, Tanzania More than 20 Tanzanian journalists participated in a VOA training workshop in advance of the October 2010 presidential election in that country.  The “Political and General Reporting Workshop for Journalists,” organized by the U.S. Embassy in Dar es Salaam, was designed Read more »

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Two-Day Career Workshop for Stringers

Bujumbura, Burundi VOA stringers who worked on a non-defunct Ejo Bite? radio program attended a two-day seminar designed to enhance their ability to find new jobs. Joan Mower of the development office and Robert Daguillard of the VOA Central Africa Service traveled to Burundi for Read more »

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Hurricane Preparedness Training Workshop

Two dozen journalists from Jamaica participated in a workshop on hurricane preparedness organized by Brian Armstead of the VOA Office of Development. The project was funded by the U.S. Embassy in Kingston. The Jamaican Government’s Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management, the National Hurricane Read more »

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Training Workshop

Murree, Pakistan Using funds from the State Department’s Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL), VOA’s Deewa Radio organized a training session for 26 stringers in Murree, Pakistan for 26 stringers from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province (formerly known as NWFP), FATA, Balochistan, Islamabad and Read more »

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Health Reporting Workshop in Abuja

Abuja, Nigeria VOA conducted a health reporting workshop in Abuja for journalists from the northern part of the country. Seventeen journalists attended the workshop, which featured the head of the Nigeria Primary Health Care system and officials from USAID and Centers for Disease Control. The Read more »

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