Tag Archives: Pakistan Press Foundation

Safety of reporters prerequisite for press freedom, moot told

KARACHI: Pakistani journalists have been facing grave security threats, especially in conflict areas, and all stakeholders should take efforts to improve safety of reporters, a prerequisite for press freedom, said speakers on a consultative dialogue on “Conflict Sensitive Reporting in

Civil Society Organizations hiding their identity for fear of militants in Balochistan

Quetta, Balochistan (April 30, 2013 – AsiaNet-Pakistan) — A grave situation prevails in Balochistan where the civil society organizations have removed boards and name plates from their office buildings, their staff and officials do not carry ID cards or any

Politicians using media for electioneering instead of visiting constituencies

Bahawalpur, Pakistan (Asianet-Pakistan / April 4, 2013) — The speakers at a panel discussion held during a workshop on ‘Role of Media in Current Political Scenario’ viewed that the political parties and their candidates were using the media for their

Report on performance of Sindh Assembly launched

KARACHI, September 29, 2012 (Asianet-Pakistan): The five sessions of the Sindh Assembly held between November 2011 and May 2012 were marked by legislation on education-related issues, and resolutions for improving [...]

Call for Free Media to promote Peace

Lahore, September 20, 2012 /Asianet-Pakistan/ - Journalist play very crucial role in building bridges amongst rivals and finding commonalities amongst adversaries by adhering to basic principles of morality and commonly [...]

Peaceful Pakistan our collective dream: Sharmila

Karachi: Joint efforts are needed to give Pakistan peace, unity and love. Peace building efforts are a must to improve the national image of our country, said advisor to Sindh [...]

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) – In collaboration of IPDC (UNESCO) “Producing News & Current Affairs Program” June 6-8-2012

Karachi: A Three Day training workshop on “Producing News and Current Affairs Program” was organized by Pakistan Press Foundation in collaboration with IPDC (UNESCO) from June 6-8-2012 at a local hotel of Karachi, for Radio Journalists of Sindh province. Three

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) – With the Support of IPDC (UNESCO) Producing News and Current Affairs Program: Gender Sensitive Reporting May 26-28-2012

Abbottabad: Participants and the speakers of a 3-day workshop have said that independent role of the media to overcome the critical social issues relating to different discrimination was need of the hour. They observed that Radio could play an effective

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) – With the Support of IPDC (UNESCO) Producing News and Current Affairs Program: Gender Sensitive Reporting May 21-23-2012

Lahore: Speakers and participants of a workshop developed a consensus on the independent role of the media to overcome the critical social issues relating to gender-based imbalances and women empowerment. They observed that Radio could play an important role to

Aslam Ali Press Freedom Award for Saleem Shahzad: Steps demanded to end impunity of crimes against journalists

Karachi: Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day here on Thursday announced the annual PPF-Aslam Ali Press Freedom Award-2012 for the slain journalist Syed Saleem [...]