2009 Annual Asia Media Summit to be Held in China

April 01, 2009 - April 01, 2009

(Ijnet) Broadcast leaders and journalists will convene to discuss the “Media Impact, Influence and Integrity in Changing Times” at the Sixth Asia Media Summit, scheduled for May 25 to 27, 2009 in Macau , China . The annual summit’s purpose is to gather broadcasting leaders from Asia and around the world to discuss the media’s role in society and its development. [..]


Workshop for Working and Graduate journalists in South Africa

April 01, 2009 - April 01, 2009

(Ijnet) Working journalists and recent graduates interested in the business of journalism can register to take a short course on economic concepts in Grahamstown , South Africa , from April 3 to 7. Source:

(Ijnet) At a seminar in Hawaii on April 3, leading Asian and U.S. journalists will share their insights and engage their peers and religious leaders on issues that have caused tension between Asian countries with substantial Muslim populations and the U.S. , especially since 9/11. Source: https://www.ijnet. [..]


Seminar on Media and Political Developments in Mauritania

March 30, 2009 - March 30, 2009

Journalists, political figures to discuss Mauritanian political development A seminar on political developments in Mauritania is being held by the Dubai Press Club on March 30. The event will be attended by the country's prominent political players as well as media professionals and political analysts. [..]

The Council of Europe's Committee on Equal Opportunities for Women and Men holds a hearing on "Combating sexist sterotypes in the media". Place: Paris See:


The Financial Crisis and Public Broadcasting in Europe

March 18, 2009 - March 18, 2009

WHAT: Roundtable discussion on financial crisis and its impact on public broadcasting in Europe, and presentation of Ethical Journalism Initiative WHEN: 18 March 2009, 10am-12am WHERE: Brussels , IPC, Résidence Palace, Room Passage WHO: Marius Dragomir, Open Society Institute, London (Report Co-Editor) Eva Rybkova, PASOS, Czech Republic (Author, Czech Republic [..]


Conference: The Future of Ethical Journalism

March 09, 2009 - March 09, 2009

Announcing the 1st Annual Ethics Conference:The Future of Ethical Journalism (Center for Journalism Ethics, School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Wisconsin-Madison April 30 - May 1, 2009) The conference will explore the future of ethical journalism in the public interest. Is ethics possible in a time of economic cutbacks and uncertainty? [..]