Media training workshop ends [Archives:2006/961/Local News]

July 3 2006

SANA'A ) A media training series organized by the Yemen Female Media Forum and sponsored by the U.S.-based National Endowment for Democracy ended on June 27. Aimed at training workers in the news sector on gender-conscious reporting practices, the program consisted of six workshops that dealt with gender-equality.

Eleven trainers took part in the workshops, covering areas such as online journalism, communication skills, investigative reporting, news coverage, legislative awareness, and gender. Professor Enas AbuYusof, director of the Women and Media Research unit at Cairo University, supervised the workshop.