Training of media on use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in peace education and conflict-sensitive reporting

UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa supported Northern Uganda Media Club (NUMEC) to carry out a training of 20 reporters, news editors and citizen journalists from various districts in northern Uganda on use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in peace journalism and conflict sensitive reporting at Camp David Hotel, Pader, Uganda.
A “Toolkit for media reporting on peace and reconciliation in Uganda” has been developed to help in building capacity of media workers and citizen journalists to promote peace education in Northern Uganda.

This training workshop is part of UNESCO’s continuing activity of building capacity of community media practitioners under UNESCO’s Framework of Intersectorial and Interdisciplinary Programme of Action for Culture of Peace and Non-violence.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 18.07.2013 07:00 local time
End 20.07.2013 16:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Du Toit, Jaco
Organizer Northern Uganda Media Club (NUMEC)
Contact Moses Odokonyero, Chairman, Northern Uganda Media Club (Email:, Tel: +256712262244)
Country Uganda
City Pader town, Northern Uganda
Venue Camp David Hotel
Street Rwot Poromoyi Road, Camp David Country Lodge, Agago road, Pader town council
Permanent Delegation Contact Permanent Delegation of Uganda to UNESCO
Major Programme
Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants 20
Official Website
Link 1 Journalism education and training
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