20 May 2011 08:44

Training seminar on environmental journalism to bring Kazakh journalists together in Atyrau

ASTANA. May 20. KAZINFORM Training seminar on environmental journalism will take place on June 9-10 in Atyrau. It is organized by OSCE Centre in Astana, "MediaNet" International Centre of Journalism, Local Administration, Zhaik-Caspian Aarhus Centre.

The training seminar is aimed at improving the ability of journalists to conduct research and to present informative and qualitative coverage of environmental issues. This will be achieved through presenting best practices, tools and mechanisms, and promoting international standards and OSCE commitments in the field of freedom of expression and information as well as freedom of media.

The two-day event will bring together some 30 journalists from Atyrau, Aktau, Uralsk and Aktobe, the press release of the OSCE Centre in Astana reads.

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