Workshop “Up scaling and strengthening the capacities of the Youth in East Africa to advocate and combat HIV/AIDS through community media, mobile telephony and online presence”

UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa, UNESCO Dar es Salaam in close collaboration with the East Africa Community Media Network (EACOMNET) will carry out the workshop “Up scaling and strengthening the capacities of the Youth in East Africa to advocate and combat HIV/AIDs through community media, mobile telephony and online presence” in Terrat, Arusha Tanzania. This event will draw participation of community radio practitioners from the Eastern Africa region – Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda. The participants will discuss and deliberate on the role of community radios in providing social services in prevention and care of HIV/AIDS, use of ICTs in making HIV/AIDS programmes available on the website and social media, and hands-on ICT exercise.
In line with the UNAIDS funded Project under the Unified Budget Results Accountability Framework (UBRAF), this workshop comes as part of UNESCO continuing activity of building capacities of Community Media Practioners in Eastern Africa.


Details

Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 01.05.2013 10:00 local time
End 03.05.2013 18:30 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Du Toit, Jaco
Organizer UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa, UNESCO Dar es Salaam
Contact Jaco DuToit, UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa, Tel: +254 (0)20 762 2346/2566, Fax +254 (0)20 762 2750, Email:j.dutoit@unesco.org; Yusuph Al Amin, UNESCO Dar Es Salaam, Tel: +255 22 2666623, Email: a.yusuph
Country United Republic of Tanzania
City Arusha
Venue Orkonerei Mass Media Ltd
Street Po Box 12785
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Language of Event English
Estimated number of participants 20
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