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Pilot Round Table on Communication for Development (C4D)

Academia, civil society, media outlets and UNCG (United Nations Communication Group) will be introduced to communication for development concepts by engaging community discussion of development issues in simple terminology by using Insights into Development publication and Media Development Indicators (MDI) as a platform for discussion.
During this event, the participants will:

- Establish dialogue, share information and experience at national level on communication for development concepts and practice by development actors including: UN country teams, academia, government partners, civil society, media training institutions, Member State and other relevant bodies.

- Assess national media capacity and relevant communication for development policies using UNESCO’s Media Development Indicators as a diagnostic tool.

The 26 participants to this event are:

- 12 Development NGO representatives from Ust-Kamenogorsk, Aktobe; Almaty;

- 8 Journalists from Almaty print TV and Radio media organizations;

- 3 University journalism lecturers, and

- 4 Communication officers from the United Nations Communication Group: UNESCO, UNFPA, UNDPI and UNIFEM.


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 24.09.2010 07:00 local time
End 25.09.2010 16:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Karpov, Sergey
Organizer UNESCO Almaty Office
Contact Sergey Karpov (
Country Kazakhstan
City Almaty
Street 4, Abay str
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, Russian
Estimated number of participants 26
Official Website
Link 1 UN Agencies and Communication for Development / Agences des Nations Unies et Communication pour le développement
Link 2
Link 3
Link 4


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