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Trauma management for journalists in Asia

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Participants from 12 Asian countries attended an online workshop on trauma management from Kuala Lumpur 19 – 21 April 2021.  

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Press freedom

UNESCO prize to Maria Ressa

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The Philippine journalist Maria Ressa receives this year Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom prize from UNESCO.

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Human rights

China Bangladesh Norway cooperation: Sinophobia or Germophobia?

Robert W. Vaagan and Oona Solberg attended a webinar on 15.April 2021 hosted by China – South Asia Center for Socio-Cultural Studies at North South University, Dhaka, Bangladesh. 
 

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Photo journalism Students

The International Storytelling Program

man in crowded street holding a cloth over his mouth.
photo by William Gomes

The International Storytelling Program, with students from Nepal, Bangladesh and Norway, met again online on March 22 for a week long digital editing workshop.

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Journalist security

SAFETY TRAINING IN LIBYA

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Professor Mohamed Ali Al-Asfar 

A digital safety training was organized in Libya 18 March. 

20 participants came from the Libyan Academy for Graduate Studies at Alzzaytuna University and the Libyan Center for Freedom of Press (LCFP)

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Journalist security

SAFETY TRAINING DURING CONFLICT IN IRAQ

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Participants were very active and had many questions

JMIC organized a digital safety training at Anbar University in western Iraq with 32 participants 24 February. 

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Gender

PANEL DISCUSSION ON THE SITUATION OF WOMEN JOURNALISTS AND HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS IN AFGHANISTAN

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Gender

International Women’s Day: Webinar on Gender Awareness in Journalism

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By: Yanni Roxas

In commemoration of the International Women’s 2021, the International Association of Women in Radio and Television (IAWRT) together with the Journalism and Media International Center (JMIC) Oslo organized and hosted a webinar themed: Marginalization and stereotypes: How to build gender awareness among journalism educators.

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access to information

Collaboration with Kabul University

Youssof Ghafoorzai and Rector Curt Rice sign a letter of intent on
cooperation between Kabul University and OsloMet.
Ambassador Youssof Ghafoorzai and Rector Curt Rice sign a letter of intent on
cooperation between Kabul University and OsloMet.

OsloMet has signed a letter of intent with Kabul University in Afghanistan on cooperation in research and education.
On February 2, Rector Curt Rice and Afghan Ambassador Youssof Ghafoorzai signed a Memorandum of Understanding between OsloMet and Kabul University. The Rector of Kabul University was also present online.

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Photo journalism Students

Digital photographic workshop – Nepal, Bangladesh and Norway

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Students from the three countries, mentor Ian Teh and the teachers meeting in the digital classroom. 

Students from OsloMet, photo.circle in Kathmandu and Pathshala in Dhaka have kicked-off the International Storytelling Program with a week-long workshop with Malaysian photographer Ian Teh (www.ianteh.com).