Yangon - The sixth annual Myanmar Media Development Conference takes place 7-8 December in Yangon.
MYANMAR’S MEDIA DEVELOPMENT; STRATEGIES AND WAY FORWARD
For the sixth consecutive year, national and international media stakeholders, members of civil society and government representatives will meet to discuss the status of and way forward for media development in Myanmar.
The 2017 conference will give attention to issues of safety for journalists, access to information and fake news. Efforts have also been made to ensure a balanced representation of gender and ethnicity on each panel, and the situation of ethnic media and female journalists will be a cross-cutting theme.
This year’s conference is organized by the Myanmar Press Council and the members of Media Development Thematic Working Group in partnership with UNESCO, IMS-Fojo, DW Akademie, USAID, UNDP, and Ministry of Information of Myanmar.
7&8 December, 8:30AM-5:00PM, Chatrium Hotel, Yangon.
If you are a member of the media and wish to take part, contact Mon Mon by email (
) or phone (09 4210627323).
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