Kazakhstan

UNESCO Chair in Journalism and Communication (122), established in 1996 within the framework of ORBICOM, at Kazakh State University (Kazakhstan).

Fields/Disciplines

Journalism; Communication.

Objectives

  • To develop and reinforce knowledge and expertise in the field of journalism and communication in Kazakhstan.
  • To develop and reinforce teaching and research as well as information and communication, particular attention being given to: curriculum development, independent and pluralist media for a democratic society, communication in favour of economic and social development, media development, communication ethics, access to new technologies and their applications, communication laws, and media management.

Host Institution

Partnership

    UNESCO Sector/Field Office responsible for the Chair/Network

    Communication and Information.

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    Contact

    Prof. Dr Laila Akhmetova, Project leader

    Al-Farabi Kazakh National University

    Phones: +7 (727) 2721159/ 2676055

    E-mail: laila_akhmetova(at)mail.ru

    Street - 46, Timiriazev Street
    City - Almaty
    Postal Code - 480121
    Country - Kazakhstan