Training of Journalists in using Media Toolkit for reporting on peace and reconciliation.

Northern Uganda Media Club (NUMEC) through the support of UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa (Nairobi, Kenya) will carry out a 3 days training workshop for 20 journalists – reporters, presenters and news editors - from Lango sub-region of Northern Uganda on how to report on peace and reconciliation using the media reporting toolkit.
The training will cover a broad spectrum of topics such as conflict sensitive journalism, gender sensitive reporting, guidelines for peace journalism, media law and safety of journalism reporting on peace and conflict among others.

This training is part of UNESCO’s capacity building initiatives in the region and falls within the framework of UNESCO’s intersectoral and interdisciplinary programme of action on the culture of peace and non-violence.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 05.05.2013 07:00 local time
End 07.05.2013 16:00 local time
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Focal point Du Toit, Jaco
Organizer Northern Uganda Media Club (NUMEC)
Contact Moses Odonyero, Northern Uganda Media Club, P.O.Box 736, Upper Churchill Drive, Senior Quarters, Gulu, Uganda (Email:
Country Uganda
City Gulu Municipality
Venue Hotel Pearl Afrique
Street Plot 4,6&8, Paul Odongo Road, P.O. Box 76
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants 20
Official Website
Link 1 Culture of Peace and Non-Violence
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