National Disaster Management Authority to organize Training Workshop on Disaster Reporting

Islamabad: NDMA in collaboration with UNDP under the One UN-DRM Joint Programme will be organizing a 2-Day training workshop on “DISASTER REPORTING” on 23rd and 24th August 2011. The workshop will be inaugurated by Mr. Ahmed Kamal, Member DRR and Spokesperson NDMA.

The participants of the workshop will include journalists from government as well as private print and electronic agencies to discuss role and responsibilities of Media, especially in the context of dissemination of disaster warnings.

The main objective of the training workshop is to enhance the reporting capacities of the journalists by imparting essential disaster reporting skills and techniques among electronic and print media journalists based in Islamabad.

For more information, contact:
Ahmed Kamal
National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA)
Tel: +9251 9215412
Cell: +92300 5278981 and +92331-5657779