The project on Georgian-Abkhaz Confidence Building with the participation of the Caucasus Forum of NGOs, financed by the European Union, announces a competition for young journalists from print media and print agencies for the participation in an all-Caucasian workshop with the topic “Journalistic Ethics in Conflict Situations”. The workshop will be held in Tzakhkadzor in Armenia in June 2001. The workshop is not a one time event but will be followed by several other events. The aim of the workshop is:
– To improving professional skills,
– to develop ethical standards for journalistic work,
– to activate the journalists contribution for the peace process.
Conditions for participation:
– Age between 20 and 25 years,
– not less than one year experience working as a journalist,
– good command of the Russian language (written and spoken),
– interest on the side of the participants in the ideas of peaceful conflict resolution.
We kindly ask those who would like to participate, to send in the following documents:
2. one or two publications,
3. a letter explaining, why you would like to participate in our workshop.
Please mail or fax your application to until May 17th to fax: (+99532) 93 91 78, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com