1️⃣ Media houses training on conflict preventive perspective in the election period has been wrapped up today at Daalo Hotel Burao for 25 Journalists.
In collaboration with Somaliland Non-State Actors Forum & SOLJA – Somaliland Journalists Association has conducted this training which is supported by European Union.
2️⃣ Closure ceremony which was closed by the deputy governor of Togdheer Mohamed Abdilahi Ibrahim commended the need for professional Journalism trainings in the sensitive election campaign period.
He advised those who completed this training to share the skills they have learnt with their colleagues
3️⃣ The attendees received certificates of completion after a two days comprehensive training which was covering the role of journalists in women empowerment, ethical reporting and adherence of the media codes of conduct in pre, during and post election period.
4️⃣ Helpfull resources such as handouts, guidelines and the presentations was shared to the journalists that would contribute to deeply understand the training content.
After the closure ceremony the participants and government officials take with iftar and dinner.
5️⃣ The women journalists who work on the eastern regions also have done their best in the training participation which they have addressed the gender sensitivity reporting trainings are highly needed.
The election day movement permit is necessary for the journalists.