Group of journalist speak into microphone at worshop
Journalists came from a mix of broadcast and print mediums. They were of varied ages and skills levels. All of them, however, used smart phones, social media apps and frequently accessed news online.

Journalism Workshops in Malaysia

BBG trainers conducted two, three-day trainings for more than 50 Malaysian journalists in Kuala Lumpur and Kota Kinabalu from Aug. 8-14, 2016.

The coursework included the following sessions:

  • Journalism Ethics
  • Legal Aspects of Journalism
  • Investigative Reporting
  • Crowdsourcing
  • Story-Telling
  • Disaster Reporting
  • Using New Media for Crisis Reporting
  • Audio/Video Reporting with Smartphones

Journalists came from a mix of broadcast and print mediums. They were of varied ages and skills levels. All of them, however, used smart phones, social media apps and frequently accessed news online.