IWRP organizes workshop for Tajik journalists on coverage of human rights issues
DUSHANBE, January 29,2010, Asia-Plus -- A two-day workshop for Tajik journalists, entitled “Journalists for Human Rights,” has opened at Tajik Journalists’ Union in Dushanbe today.
The workshop is part of the project, Protection and Human Rights Education through Media in Central Asia, which is implemented by the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) under the financial support of European Union.
According to the IWPR Dushanbe Office, Yuri Gusakov, director of the Karaganda branch of Kazakhstan’s Bureau for Human Rights and Rule of Law, has been invited to conduct the training.
“The main objective of the training is in making Tajik journalists aware of principles of human rights and human rights activity for further coverage of this subject in the press,” the source said.
-  Tajik parliament speaker proposes to open Tajik schools in Moscow oblast
-  SCNS reports huge drug haul; border guard officer involved in drug trafficking arrested
-  Tajik FM meets Danish Crown Princess Mary and WHO regional director for Europe
-  Tajikistan reaches 70 percent of 2014 cotton target
-  Danish Crown Princess Mary visits the Pediatric Institute at the National Medical Center in Dushanbe
-  Asia-Plus News Agency’s website available again
-  Remainder of loan provided by Tajik banks reportedly amounts to more than 9.1 billion somoni
-  Amnesty will not apply to those convicted of serious crimes, says Tajik PM
-  Sanctions imposed on Russia have not affected Tajikistan, says Tajik official
-  Tajik-Slovakian cooperation discussed in Bratislava
Earlier in the column
Articles by theme
Photo by topic
Photo coverage is not