JMIC´s partner institution An-Najah National University hosted a conference on gender and journalism in Nablus in Palestine on February 14.
Kristin Skare Orgeret gave the keynote speech and presented a paper on women journalists in conflict and war at the conference.
In addition to a number of local journalists and women’s rights activists journalist Francesca Borri attended the conference and shared some of her experiences as a war reporter.
Teacher of photojournalism Bernt Eide also attended the conference. He currently teaches in Nablus and has been engaged in cooperation with An-Najah University for many years.
Kristin Skare Orgeret also attended the launch of a new Palestinian policy paper on media reform in Ramallah.