Media House, Training and Research Centre, has organized a networking meeting in collaboration with DW Akademie and the Area Study Centre, University of Peshawar at Bara Gali (Abbottabad), University of Peshawar’s Summer camp. The event was held from July 23-25, 2016, which was attended by Head of Departments (HODs)/faculty members of Journalism and Mass Communication Departments of the public sector universities in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Baluchistan and senior journalists.
The event was aimed at to discuss integration of Conflict Sensitive Journalism course into the syllabus of different universities.
Besides, participants also discussed integration of modules like; physical, digital, psychological safety and ethical standards in crises reporting. They also discussed future strategies of how universities and media organizations can work together.
Around 40 HoDs/teachers and senior journalists KP and Baluchistan province participated in the meeting.
The event was part of the curriculum development project for KP and Baluchistan universities.
Bara Gali in Abbotabad district of KP is a hill station at 7800 ft ASL is a summer camp of the University of Peshawar where temperature vary from 10 to 25 degree Celsius.